Hans Hansen

Brief Life History of Hans

Hans Hansen was born in 1891, in Denmark. He had at least 1 son with Katherine Hansen.

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Family Time Line

Hans Hansen
1891–
Katherine Hansen
1886–
Donald Peter Hansen
1926–2000

Sources (3)

  • Hans P. M. Hansen in entry for Donald Peter Hansen, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Hans Hansen in entry for Donald Peter Hansen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Hans P Hansen in entry for Donald P Hansen, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Spouse and Children

World Events (3)

1914

World War I. Denmark remains neutral throughout the war.

1917

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.

1939

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

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.

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

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