Hughen Family History

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Hughen Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: derivative of a pet form of the personal name Hugh.

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

Similar surnames: Hughes, Hugh, Huguet, Hughley, Huger, Hulin, Hillen, Hagen, Hughson

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Hughen Family Origin

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Hughen Family Occupations

What did your Hughen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hughen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Hughen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hughen. A less common occupation for the Hughen family was Retired Black Smith.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Retired Black Smith


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

Hughen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hughen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hughen 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 445 immigration records available for the last name Hughen. 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 460 military records available for the last name Hughen. For the veterans among your Hughen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hughen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hughen lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Hughen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hughen in 1965 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hughen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hughen 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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