Hemstreet Family History

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Hemstreet Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Heemstraat, a habitational name from a place named in Dutch with heem ‘farmyard’ + straat ‘street’, ‘road’.

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


Similar surnames: Overstreet, Street, Bradstreet, Verstraete, Hempstead, Herbstritt

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Hemstreet Family Origin

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Hemstreet Family Occupations

What did your Hemstreet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hemstreet family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemstreet. The most common Hemstreet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hemstreet's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Hemstreet Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hemstreet Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemstreet lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hemstreet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hemstreet in 1952 was 35, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemstreet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemstreet 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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