Heiner Family History

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Heiner Name Meaning

German: patronymic from a short form of Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Heine, Keiner, Hebner, Henner, Heinen, Hevner, Weiner, Weinel, Heizer

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Heiner Family Origin

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Heiner Family Occupations

What did your Heiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heiner. The most common Heiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Heiner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heiner family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Tailor

    4%

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

Heiner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Heiner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Heiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Heiner in 1953 was 74, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heiner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heiner 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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