Duhn Family History

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Duhn 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: Duan, Kuhn, Duin, Dehn, Dunn, Huhn, Duhe, Luhn, Duhon, Dahn

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Duhn Family Origin

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Duhn Family Occupations

What did your Duhn ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Duhn. 40% of Duhn men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Duhn women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duhn were Machinist and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Machinist
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    34%
  • Maid
    34%
  • Waitress
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Duhn Historical Records

What Duhn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Duhn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duhn 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 576 immigration records available for the last name Duhn. 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 370 military records available for the last name Duhn. For the veterans among your Duhn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duhn Life Expectancy

What is the average Duhn lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Duhn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Duhn in 1953 was 55, and 67 in 2003.

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