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Hayn Family History

Hayn Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hain 1–3. German: variant spelling of Hain 4. Jewish: variant spelling of Hain 6.

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

Similar surnames: Hain, Haye, Hayne, Heyne, Hay, Hays, Heyn, Hane, Hayman, Harn

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Where is the Hayn family from?

You can see how Hayn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hayn family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hayn families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Hayn family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Hayn's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Hayn families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hayn surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hayn ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hayn. 33% of Hayn men worked as a Laborer and 21% of Hayn women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hayn were Salesman and Housewife.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Waitress
  • Bookkeeper
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hayn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hayn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hayn. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hayn. For the veterans among your Hayn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hayn lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hayn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hayn in 1959 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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