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Where did the German Hanselman family come from? What is the German Hanselman family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hanselman family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hanselman family history?The distinguished German surname Hanselman originated in the northern province of Schleswig-Holstein. The name is related to the personal name "Hans," meaning "Jehovah has favored," and refers to "a son of Hans."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hanselman, Hansemann, Hansel, Hanson, Hansenman, Hanssoman and many more.
First found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Hanselman is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hanselman research. Another 201 words(14 lines of text) covering the years 1472, 1654, and 1872 are included under the topic Early Hanselman History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Hanselman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hanselman Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Hanselman Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Hanselman Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Hanselman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hanselman Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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