Dehue Family History

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Dehue Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mehle, Begue, Jehle, Wehde, Wehle, Jerue, Mehus, Kehoe, Ehle, Lehne

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Dehue Family Origin

Where is the Dehue family from?

Dehue Family Occupations

What did your Dehue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dehue family was Musician. Boiler Maker, Feed Store and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dehue. The most common Dehue occupation in the USA was Boiler Maker. 20% of Dehue's were Boiler Makers.

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  • Boiler Maker

  • Feed Store

  • Laborer

  • Musician


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

Dehue Historical Records

What Dehue family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 250 census records available for the last name Dehue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dehue 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 Dehue

Passenger List

There are 16 immigration records available for the last name Dehue. 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 28 military records available for the last name Dehue. For the veterans among your Dehue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dehue Life Expectancy

What is the average Dehue lifespan?

Average Dehue life expectancy in 1997 was 49 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dehue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dehue 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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