Heerema Family History

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Heerema Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the personal name Heer.

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

Similar surnames: Heeren, Harkema, Medema, Feikema, Herrema, Herms, Wiersma, Hoeksema

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Heerema Family Origin

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Heerema Family Occupations

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Heerema Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heerema Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Heerema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Heerema in 1956 was 56, and 92 in 2003.

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