Henault Family History

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Henault Name Meaning

French and Swiss French (Hénault): from the Germanic personal name Haginwald, composed of the elements hagin (see Henard) + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Chenault, Renaud, Nault, Denault, Legault, Neault, Devault, Thibault

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Henault Family Origin

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Henault Family Occupations

What did your Henault ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Henault family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henault. The most common Henault occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Henault's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Doctor

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Henault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Henault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henault 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 854 immigration records available for the last name Henault. 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 896 military records available for the last name Henault. For the veterans among your Henault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henault Life Expectancy

What is the average Henault lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Henault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Henault in 1953 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henault 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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