Heien Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in Agder and southwestern Norway, so named from the definite singular form of hei ‘heath’, ‘moor’. German: from a short form of any of the Germanic compound personal names formed with hag ‘enclosure’, ‘fenced area’ as the first element.

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

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Heien Family Origin

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Heien Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Heien occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Heien's were Laborers.

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Heien Historical Records

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Heien Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Heien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Heien in 1958 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heien

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