Longhenry Family History

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Longhenry Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Langheinrich, a nickname meaning ‘tall Henry’ (see Heinrich).

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


Similar surnames: Langer, Lenger, Gingery, Longbine, Loughner, Bougher, Longino, Loner

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Longhenry Family Origin

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Longhenry Family Occupations

What did your Longhenry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Longhenry family was Broom Maker. Farmer, Wagon Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longhenry. The most common Longhenry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Longhenry's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Wagon Maker

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Broom Maker

    9%

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

Longhenry Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Longhenry Life Expectancy

What is the average Longhenry lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Longhenry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Longhenry in 1959 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longhenry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longhenry 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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