Heeren Family History

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Heeren Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Heer 2. Dutch: variant of Herrin. Frisian: patronymic from Heer 1.

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

Similar surnames: Heerema, Heyen, Herin, Heggen, Keelen, Hensen, Heinen, Hengen, Hedden

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Heeren Family Origin

Where is the Heeren family from?

Heeren Family Occupations

What did your Heeren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heeren family was Pedler. Farmer, Baker and Jeweller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heeren. The most common Heeren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 81% of Heeren's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Jeweller

  • Pedler


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

Heeren Historical Records

What Heeren family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Heeren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heeren 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Heeren. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Heeren. For the veterans among your Heeren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heeren Life Expectancy

What is the average Heeren lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Heeren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Heeren in 1952 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heeren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heeren 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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