Heilbrunn Family History

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Heilbrunn Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Heilbronn in Württemberg, where there was once a large Jewish community. The city is named from Old High German heil(ag) ‘holy’ + brunno ‘spring’, ‘well’. See also Halpern.

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


Similar surnames: Heilbron, Heilbrun, Heidbrink, Heilmann, Milburn, Kilburn, Heiland

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Heilbrunn Family Origin

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Heilbrunn Family Occupations

What did your Heilbrunn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heilbrunn occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Heilbrunn's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Heilbrunn family was Smoke Fish Dealer. Butcher and Peddler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heilbrunn.

View Census data for Heilbrunn | Data not to scale

  • Butcher

    50%
  • Peddler

    25%
  • Smoke Fish Dealer

    25%

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Heilbrunn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heilbrunn Life Expectancy

What is the average Heilbrunn lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Heilbrunn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Heilbrunn in 1963 was 76, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heilbrunn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heilbrunn 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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