Heines Family History

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Heines Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Heine.

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


Similar surnames: Hennes, Heinen, Heins, Heimes, Heiney, Hines, Heiner, Heikes, Heine

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Heines Family Origin

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Heines Family Occupations

What did your Heines ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heines occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Heines's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heines family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heines.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Heines Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heines Life Expectancy

What is the average Heines lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Heines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Heines in 1958 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heines

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heines 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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