When Andrew Jackson Hand was born on 22 July 1898, in Jackson, Illinois, United States, his father, John S Haun, was 50 and his mother, Ellen E Lloyd, was 45. He married Mary Alma Mark on 11 August 1917, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Kinkaid Township, Jackson, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Sand Ridge, Jackson, Illinois, United States in 1910.
English, German, and Dutch: nickname for someone with a peculiarity or deformity of the hand or perhaps to skill in its use, from Middle English hond(e), hand(e), Middle High German hant, found in such appellations as Johan metter hant (Rijkhoven 1284), Liebhard mit der Hand (Augsburg 1383).
Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German Hand ‘hand’ (see 1 above).
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fhlaithimh (see Guthrie ), as a result of association with the Gaelic word lámh ‘hand’. It is used as an English equivalent for several other names of Gaelic origin too, such as Claffey , Glavin , and McClave .
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