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The Anglo-Saxon name Hansfert comes from the family having resided in the township of Handforth, in the parish of Cheadle in the county of Cheshire.

Early Origins of the Hansfert family


The surname Hansfert was first found in Cheshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Early History of the Hansfert family

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Early History of the Hansfert family


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Hansfert Spelling Variations

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Hansfert Spelling Variations


Hansfert has been spelled many different ways. Before English spelling became standardized over the last few hundred years, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. As the English language changed in the Middle Ages, absorbing pieces of Latin and French, as well as other languages, the spelling of people's names also changed considerably, even over a single lifetime. Spelling variants included: Handford, Hanford and others.

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Early Notables of the Hansfert family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Hansfert family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Hansfert family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Hansfert family to the New World and Oceana


In an attempt to escape the chaos experienced in England, many English families boarded overcrowded and diseased ships sailing for the shores of North America and other British colonies. Those families hardy enough, and lucky enough, to make the passage intact were rewarded with land and a social environment less prone to religious and political persecution. Many of these families became important contributors to the young colonies in which they settled. Early immigration and passenger lists have documented some of the first Hansferts to arrive on North American shores: Thomas Handford settled in Scituate in Massachusetts in 1645; and became a Freeman of that colony; Jane, Martha and Richard Handford settled in New England in 1754..

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