Hehn Family History

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Hehn Name Meaning

German (Saxony): from a dialect variant of Heine.

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


Similar surnames: Heun, Behn, Heyn, Hohn, Hehr, Kehn, Henn, Haehn, Jehn, Hoehn

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Hehn Family Origin

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Hehn Family Occupations

What did your Hehn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hehn. A less common occupation for the Hehn family was Boating. The most common Hehn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hehn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Porter

    7%
  • Boating

    4%

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

Hehn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hehn Life Expectancy

What is the average Hehn lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Hehn in 1956 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hehn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hehn 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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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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