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Where did the German Hanselmann family come from? What is the German Hanselmann family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hanselmann family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hanselmann family history?The distinguished German surname Hanselmann 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 Hanselmann research. Another 201 words(14 lines of text) covering the years 1472, 1654, and 1872 are included under the topic Early Hanselmann History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Hanselmann Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hanselmann Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Hanselmann Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Hanselmann Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hanselmann 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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