Heinly Family History

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Heinly Name Meaning

Variant of South German Heinle.

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

Similar surnames: Heinl, Heiny, Heinle, Heiney, Hinely, Heindl, Hainley, Henny, Henly

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Heinly Family Origin

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Heinly Family Occupations

What did your Heinly ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk Hardware Store


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

Heinly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Heinly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heinly 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Heinly. 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 383 military records available for the last name Heinly. For the veterans among your Heinly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heinly Life Expectancy

What is the average Heinly lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Heinly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Heinly in 1962 was 68, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heinly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heinly 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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