Hinrichs Family History

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Hinrichs Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hinrich (see Heinrich).

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


Similar surnames: Henrichs, Heinrichs, Henrich, Hinrichsen, Heinrich, Hendricks

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Hinrichs Family Origin

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Hinrichs Family Occupations

What did your Hinrichs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hinrichs family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinrichs. The most common Hinrichs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hinrichs's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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

Hinrichs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hinrichs Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinrichs lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hinrichs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hinrichs in 1943 was 30, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinrichs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinrichs 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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