Hanson Name Meaning

English (chiefly Midlands and northern England, especially Yorkshire): patronymic from Hann or the byname Hand. Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAmhsaigh (see Hampson 2). Irish: variant of McKittrick. Respelling of Scandinavian Hansen or Hansson. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the female personal name Hanna.

List of People with Surname Hanson

As far as we found, there are a total of 22,862 people with the surname Hanson. Among these people surnamed Hanson, there are around 2,323 different names, with an average of 9 people sharing the same name. George Hanson, Douglas Hanson and Heather Hanson are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hanson, with 175, 172 and 172 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Minnesota has the greatest number of people surnamed Hanson, with a total of 3,450 people, and there are a total of 1,251 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hanson, with a total of 2,044 people and an average of 971 different names.