Henriques Family History

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Henriques Name Meaning

Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Henrique, Portuguese form of Henry.

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


Similar surnames: Enrique, Henricks, Henriksen, Rodrigues, Henrick, Heikes, Hendriks

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Henriques Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Henriques name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Henriques. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Portugal

    24%

  • England & Wales

    17%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    10%

  • Spain

    7%

  • France

    7%

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Henriques Family Origin

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Henriques Family Occupations

What did your Henriques ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Henriques occupation in the USA was At Home. 13% of Henriques's were At Homes. At Home, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henriques. A less common occupation for the Henriques family was Banker.

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  • At Home

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Banker

    7%

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

Henriques Historical Records

What Henriques family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Henriques. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henriquescensus 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Henriques. 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 Henriques. For the veterans among your Henriques ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henriques Life Expectancy

What is the average Henriques lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Henriques life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Henriques in 1947 was 58, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henriques

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henriques 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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