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Henschen Family Origin

Where is the Henschen family from?

Henschen Family Occupations

What did your Henschen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henschen. A less common occupation for the Henschen family was Bricklayer. The most common Henschen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Henschen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

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

Henschen Historical Records

What Henschen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Henschen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henschen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Henschen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Henschen. 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 Henschen. For the veterans among your Henschen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henschen Life Expectancy

What is the average Henschen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Henschen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Henschen in 1960 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henschen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henschen 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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