Nuhn Family History

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Nuhn Name Meaning

German: unexplained. Perhaps from Nunno, an Old High German personal name and ultimately a nursery word.

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


Similar surnames: Nunn, Huhn, Kuhn, Buhl, Hahn, Nonn, Ahn, Kuehn, Uhr, Jahn

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Nuhn Family Origin

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Nuhn Family Occupations

What did your Nuhn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nuhn family was Barber. The most common Nuhn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Nuhn's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nuhn.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Barber

    6%

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

Nuhn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nuhn Life Expectancy

What is the average Nuhn lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Nuhn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nuhn in 1950 was 54, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nuhn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nuhn 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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