Amen Family History

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Amen Name Meaning

Respelling of German Ammann. Muslim: variant of Amin.

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


Similar surnames: Amon, Aman, Ameen, Ament, Aven, Amin, Amer, Auen, Aten, Aken

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Amen Family Origin

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Amen Family Occupations

What did your Amen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Amen family was Butcher. The most common Amen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Amen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amen.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Amen Historical Records

What Amen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Amen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Amen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Amen. For the veterans among your Amen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amen Life Expectancy

What is the average Amen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Amen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Amen in 1955 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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