Heinen Family History

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Heinen Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Hein.

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


Similar surnames: Hennen, Heiken, Meinen, Heiner, Hinken, Heiden, Heinsen, Heine

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Heinen Family Origin

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Heinen Family Occupations

What did your Heinen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heinen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Heinen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heinen. A less common occupation for the Heinen family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Tailor

    5%

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

Heinen Historical Records

What Heinen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Heinen Life Expectancy

What is the average Heinen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Heinen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Heinen in 1957 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heinen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heinen 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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