Fanny Hanson

Femaleabout 1863–

Brief Life History of Fanny

When Fanny Hanson was born about 1863, in Rishworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hanson, was 31 and her mother, Grace Sutcliffe, was 34. She lived in Barkisland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hanson
Grace Sutcliffe
Fanny Hanson
Joseph Hanson
John Hanson
Stephen Hanson
Hannah Hanson

Sources (2)

  • Fanny Hanson in household of Thomas Hanson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Fanny Hanson in household of Thomas Hanson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (5)

World Events (8)

1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 0

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.


Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


Age 45

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): from the Middle English personal name Hann or Hand + son; see Hand 5.

Irish: variant of Hampson .

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Hansson .

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

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