James Hansel

Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of James

When James Hansel was born in 1779, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, Johann Michael "John" Hensel, was 56 and his mother, Anna Catharina Dewalt, was 52.

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Johann Michael "John" Hensel
Anna Catharina Dewalt
John Lorentz Hansel
George Hansel
Henry Hansel
Philip Hansel
Michael Hensel
Catherine Hansel
Ann Elizabeth Hansel
Elizabeth Hansel
James Hansel

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Michael "John" Hensel


    Anna Catharina Dewalt




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World Events (3)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 4

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 10

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from the personal name Hansel or Ansel, a pet form of Anselm ( see Anselmo ).2 English: probably of Dutch origin (see 1).3 German (also Hänsel): from a pet form of the personal name Hans .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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