Hornig Family History

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Hornig Name Meaning

Eastern German: from Sorbian or Czech horník ‘miner’ (see Hornik). Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Hornik 3.

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


Similar surnames: Hornik, Hoenig, Honig, Horner, Hornick, Horn, Konig, Hurtig, Henig

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Hornig Family Origin

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Hornig Family Occupations

What did your Hornig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hornig. 16% of Hornig men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Hornig women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hornig were Accountant and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Accountant
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    14%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Maid
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    14%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hornig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hornig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hornig 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hornig. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hornig. For the veterans among your Hornig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hornig Life Expectancy

What is the average Hornig lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hornig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hornig in 1957 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

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