Hoenshell Family History

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Hoenshell Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Henschel.

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

Similar surnames: Hounshell, Henzel, Monell, Hessell, Hensel, Howdyshell, Koepsell

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Hoenshell Family Origin

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Hoenshell Family Occupations

What did your Hoenshell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hoenshell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Hoenshell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Hoenshell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hoenshell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoenshell 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Hoenshell. 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 260 military records available for the last name Hoenshell. For the veterans among your Hoenshell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoenshell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoenshell lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Hoenshell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Hoenshell in 1964 was 70, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoenshell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoenshell 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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