Henige Family History

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Henige Name Meaning

German: probably an altered spelling of Hönicke, from a shortened form of a Germanic personal name formed with Hun ‘Hun’.

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


Similar surnames: Heise, Hengel, Hegge, Henline, Henze, Heine, Heinig, Henne, Hoenig

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Henige Family Origin

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Henige Family Occupations

What did your Henige ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Henige occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Henige's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Henige Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Henige Life Expectancy

What is the average Henige lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Henige life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Henige in 1966 was 78, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henige 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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