Horten Family History

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Horten Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Horton.

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


Similar surnames: Holten, Hortin, Porten, Hatten, Doten, Hooten, Horen, Shorten, Horne

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Horten Family Origin

Where is the Horten family from?

Horten Family Occupations

What did your Horten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horten family was Farm Laborer. The most common Horten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Horten's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horten.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Horten Historical Records

What Horten family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Horten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Horten census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Horten

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Horten. 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 Horten. For the veterans among your Horten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Horten Life Expectancy

What is the average Horten lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Horten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Horten in 1966 was 73, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Horten 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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