Hirn Family History

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Hirn Name Meaning

German (Bavaria): topographic name from Old High German horo ‘swamp’, ‘mire’, or from Middle High German horn ‘horn (of land)’.

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

Similar surnames: Horn, Hirt, Kirn, Hain, Thurn, Hahn, Hearn, High, Zinn, Kirk

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Hirn Family Origin

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Hirn Family Occupations

What did your Hirn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hirn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hirn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hirn family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Bar Keeper In Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirn.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bar Keeper In Saloon

  • Blacksmith


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

Hirn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hirn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirn 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 617 immigration records available for the last name Hirn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hirn. For the veterans among your Hirn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirn Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirn lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hirn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hirn in 1953 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirn 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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