Heinlein Family History

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Heinlein Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Heinle, Hertlein, Heinzel, Heinsen, Heinke, Koehnlein, Heine, Uehlein

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Heinlein Family Origin

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Heinlein Family Occupations

What did your Heinlein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heinlein. The most common Heinlein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Heinlein's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heinlein family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%

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

Heinlein Historical Records

What Heinlein family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Heinlein Life Expectancy

What is the average Heinlein lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Heinlein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Heinlein in 1943 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heinlein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heinlein 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.

Famous Heinlein Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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