Nordheim Family History

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Nordheim Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named from nord ‘north’ + heim ‘home’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Borsheim, Norheim, Sundheim, Nordberg, Nordholm, Nesheim, Solheim

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Nordheim Family Origin

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Nordheim Family Occupations

What did your Nordheim ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boarding House, Cabinet Maker and Driver Express Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nordheim. The most common Nordheim occupation in the USA was Boarding House. 13% of Nordheim's were Boarding Houses. A less common occupation for the Nordheim family was Farmer.

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  • Boarding House

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Driver Express Wagon

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

Nordheim Historical Records

What Nordheim family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nordheim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nordheim census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Nordheim

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nordheim. 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 Nordheim. For the veterans among your Nordheim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nordheim Life Expectancy

What is the average Nordheim lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Nordheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Nordheim in 1952 was 43, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nordheim

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nordheim 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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