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Nienhuis Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone living at a ‘new house’ (a reduced form of nieuwenhuis).

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


Similar surnames: Nyenhuis, Nieuwenhuis, Nienhaus, Niehaus, Nyhuis, Neuhaus, Dykhuis

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Nienhuis Family Origin

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Nienhuis Family Occupations

What did your Nienhuis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nienhuis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Nienhuis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Nienhuis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nienhuis Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nienhuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Nienhuis in 1953 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nienhuis 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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