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Huron Family History

Huron Name Meaning
occupational name for a sapper, one who laid mines during a siege.nickname for someone with an untidy head of shaggy hair, from a diminutive of the past participle of Old French hurer ‘to bristle’, ‘ruffle’, ‘stand on end’ (a word of uncertain, possibly Germanic, origin).ethnic name for a member of an American Indian people who lived around the shores of Lake Ontario.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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12,856 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,516 Military Records
542 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Huron Families

  • Number of Huron families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Huron families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Huron last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Huron Family Origin

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Huron Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Huron

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Huron Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Huron census records

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Huron Civil War Service Records

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