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Hemken Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Hemme 1. German: habitational name for someone from Hemke near Osnabrück.

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


Similar surnames: Heiken, Humke, Hessen, Hempen, Henken, Becken, Heeke, Hemmen, Hedden

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Hemken Family Origin

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Hemken Family Occupations

What did your Hemken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hemken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hemken's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hemken.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Hemken Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hemken ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hemken Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemken lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, Hemken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hemken in 1964 was 75, and 93 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemken 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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