Nijenhuis Family History

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Nijenhuis Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Nienhuis, Nyenhuis, Nienhaus, Nieuwenhuis, Niehus, Niehues, Niehaus

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Nijenhuis Family Origin

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Nijenhuis Family Occupations

What did your Nijenhuis ancestors do for a living?

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

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Nijenhuis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 75 census records available for the last name Nijenhuis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nijenhuis 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 418 immigration records available for the last name Nijenhuis. 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 Nijenhuis. For the veterans among your Nijenhuis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nijenhuis Life Expectancy

What is the average Nijenhuis lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1996, in the United States, Nijenhuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Nijenhuis in 1965 was 63, and 68 in 1996.

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