Heikkinen Family History

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Heikkinen Name Meaning

Finnish: from the personal name Heikki (see Heikkila) + the common surname suffix -nen. Heikkinen is the eleventh most common surname in Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Heinonen, Tikkanen, Hokkanen, Pulkkinen, Hanninen, Laitinen, Makinen

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Heikkinen Family Origin

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Heikkinen Family Occupations

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Heikkinen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heikkinen Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Heikkinen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heikkinen in 1957 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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