When Andreas Carl Hauman Hansen was born on 30 August 1847, in Bottrup, Ølsted, Stjernholm, Denmark, his father, Hans Christiansen, was 29 and his mother, Ane Else Jensen, was 26. He married Maren J Jensen in 1868, in Hjarnø, Stjernholm, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Grundfør, Vester Lisbjerg, Århus, Denmark in 1880 and Skejby, Hasle, Århus, Denmark for about 11 years. He died on 15 May 1922, in Webb, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Webb, Cochise, Arizona, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.
Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.
Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.