Habenicht Family History

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Habenicht Name Meaning

German: nickname for a poor man, a compound of Middle High German habe(n) ‘have’ + niht ‘nothing’.

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


Similar surnames: Hecht, Bauknecht, Harnisch, Hausknecht, Habermehl, Fasnacht

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Habenicht Family Origin

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Habenicht Family Occupations

What did your Habenicht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, At Home and Broom Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Habenicht. A less common occupation for the Habenicht family was Carpenter. The most common Habenicht occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Habenicht's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Broom Factory

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Habenicht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Habenicht Life Expectancy

What is the average Habenicht lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Habenicht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Habenicht in 1956 was 37, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Habenicht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Habenicht 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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