Hearin Family History

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Hearin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Hearon.

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

Similar surnames: Shearin, Hearing, Hearn, Heavrin, Hearon, Feagin, Kearn, Herring

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Hearin Family Origin

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Hearin Family Occupations

What did your Hearin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hearin. A less common occupation for the Hearin family was Cotton Factory. The most common Hearin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hearin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk In Store

  • Keeping House

  • Cotton Factory


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

Hearin Historical Records

What Hearin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hearin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hearin 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 Hearin

Passenger List

There are 268 immigration records available for the last name Hearin. 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 692 military records available for the last name Hearin. For the veterans among your Hearin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hearin Life Expectancy

What is the average Hearin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hearin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hearin in 1957 was 25, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hearin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hearin 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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