Heindel Family History

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Heindel Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Heinzel, Heinkel, Heidel, Hendel, Reindel, Heinle, Henkel, Heinke

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Heindel Family Origin

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Heindel Family Occupations

What did your Heindel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heindel. A less common occupation for the Heindel family was Carpenter/Farmer. The most common Heindel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Heindel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter/Farmer

    4%

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

Heindel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Heindel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heindel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Heindel

Passenger List

There are 481 immigration records available for the last name Heindel. 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 Heindel. For the veterans among your Heindel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heindel Life Expectancy

What is the average Heindel lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Heindel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Heindel in 1950 was 45, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heindel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heindel 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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