Henshall Family History

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Henshall Name Meaning

English: variant of Henshaw.

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


Similar surnames: Hanshaw, Hinsdale, Hascall, Heiskell, Persall, Hansell, Voshall

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Henshall Family Origin

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Henshall Family Occupations

What did your Henshall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Machinist, Farmer and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henshall. A less common occupation for the Henshall family was Farming. The most common Henshall occupation in the USA was Machinist. 30% of Henshall's were Machinists.

View Census data for Henshall | Data not to scale

  • Machinist

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Clergyman

    10%
  • Farming

    10%

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

Henshall Historical Records

What Henshall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Henshall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henshall 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 Henshall

Passenger List

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

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Henshall Life Expectancy

What is the average Henshall lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Henshall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Henshall in 1959 was 65, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henshall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henshall 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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