Hennigar Family History

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Hennigar Name Meaning

Slavic: variant of German Henniger.

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


Similar surnames: Henniger, Henegar, Heiniger, Hennigh, Hennigan, Henager, Hennick

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Hennigar Family Origin

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Hennigar Family Occupations

What did your Hennigar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hennigar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hennigar's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Photographer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hennigar. A less common occupation for the Hennigar family was Tinsmith.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    27%
  • Photographer

    18%
  • Tinsmith

    9%

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

Hennigar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hennigar Life Expectancy

What is the average Hennigar lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hennigar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hennigar in 1947 was 56, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hennigar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hennigar 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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