Headen Family History

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Headen Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hedden.

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


Similar surnames: Headden, Haden, Heiden, Heyden, Herde, Hedden, Weadon, Headley

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Headen Family Origin

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Headen Family Occupations

What did your Headen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Headen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Headen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Headen. A less common occupation for the Headen family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farming

    22%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Headen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Headen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Headen 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 Headen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Headen. 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 Headen. For the veterans among your Headen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Headen Life Expectancy

What is the average Headen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Headen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Headen in 1955 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Headen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Headen 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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