Biehn Family History

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Biehn Name Meaning

possibly a habitational name from any of several places named Bienen (Lower Rhine) or from Biene near Lingen. variant spelling of Bien.

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


Similar surnames: Biehl, Bien, Biron, Lien, Wiehl, Kiehn, Behn, Kiehl, Wien, Fehn

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Biehn Family Origin

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Biehn Family Occupations

What did your Biehn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biehn. A less common occupation for the Biehn family was Barber. The most common Biehn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Biehn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Barber

    6%

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Biehn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Biehn. 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 Biehn. For the veterans among your Biehn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biehn Life Expectancy

What is the average Biehn lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Biehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Biehn in 1962 was 77, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biehn 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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