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Hirning Name Meaning

South German: habitational name from a place in Swabia so named with Middle High German hurn ‘mire’, ‘swamp’ (see Hirn).

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


Similar surnames: Horning, Harting, Herring, Harling, Piening, Hering, Sinning, Dorning

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Hirning Family Origin

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Hirning Family Occupations

What did your Hirning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hirning occupation in the USA was Engineer. 50% of Hirning's were Engineers. Engineer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hirning.

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  • Engineer

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

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

Hirning Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hirning Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirning lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hirning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hirning in 1960 was 56, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirning 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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