Nein Family History

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Nein Name Meaning

German: unexplained. Perhaps from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with an element cognate with Old High German niuwi ‘new’.

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

Similar surnames: Lein, Wein, Mein, Bein, Rein, Hein, Neis, Heit, Fein, Dein

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Nein Family Origin

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Nein Family Occupations

What did your Nein ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nein. 9% of Nein men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Nein women worked as a Seamer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nein were Clerk and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamer
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework
  • Maid

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

Nein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nein 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Nein. 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 Nein. For the veterans among your Nein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nein Life Expectancy

What is the average Nein lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Nein in 1962 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

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