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Heineman Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Heine, with the addition of man ‘man’. respelling of German Heinemann.

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


Similar surnames: Heinemann, Henneman, Heideman, Hegeman, Seideman, Feinman, Wireman

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Heineman Family Origin

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Heineman Family Occupations

What did your Heineman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heineman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Heineman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heineman family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heineman.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    6%

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

Heineman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heineman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heineman 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 Heineman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Heineman. 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 Heineman. For the veterans among your Heineman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heineman Life Expectancy

What is the average Heineman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Heineman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Heineman in 1950 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heineman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heineman 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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