De Haan Family History

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De Haan Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch hane ‘rooster’, preceded by the definite article de, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a rooster, or alternatively a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rooster.

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


Similar surnames: De Haas, De Valk, De Hart, Haan, De Raad, De Waal, De Pauw, De Heer

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De Haan Family Origin

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De Haan Family Occupations

What did your De Haan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Manufactory and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Haan. The most common De Haan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of De Haan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the De Haan family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Cigar Manufactory

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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

De Haan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Haan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Haan 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 De Haan. 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 De Haan. For the veterans among your De Haan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Haan Life Expectancy

What is the average De Haan lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, De Haan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for De Haan in 1972 was 60, and 85 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Haan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Haan 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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