Heiney Family History

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Heiney Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the Swiss family name Heini, a variant of German Heine.

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


Similar surnames: Hainey, Heiny, Heinly, Heine, Heeney, Hinely, Heisey, Heineck, Heney

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Heiney Family Origin

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Heiney Family Occupations

What did your Heiney ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Heiney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Heiney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heiney family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heiney.

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Heiney Historical Records

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Heiney Life Expectancy

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Famous Heiney Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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