Heyse Family History

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Heyse Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant spelling of Heise.

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


Similar surnames: Heys, Heyne, Hense, Heye, Heese, Heyser, Hesse, Heyde, Heise, Hees

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Heyse Family Origin

Where is the Heyse family from?

Heyse Family Occupations

What did your Heyse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Beer Bottler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heyse. A less common occupation for the Heyse family was Cigar Packer. The most common Heyse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Heyse's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Beer Bottler

    9%
  • Cigar Packer

    9%

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

Heyse Historical Records

What Heyse family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Heyse Life Expectancy

What is the average Heyse lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Heyse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Heyse in 1947 was 42, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heyse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heyse 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.

Famous Heyse Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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