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Nienhaus Family History

Nienhaus Name Meaning
North German: partly standardized form of Nienhus, a North German equivalent of Neuhaus, in which the first element is inflected (i.e. ‘at the new house’).

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

13,357 Historical Documents with Nienhaus on Ancestry.com
7,567 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
309 Military Records
182 Immigration Records
919 Census and Voter Lists
4,380 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nienhaus Families

  • Number of Nienhaus families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nienhaus families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nienhaus last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Nienhaus Family Origin

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Nienhaus Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Nienhaus

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Nienhaus Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Nienhaus Civil War Service Records

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