Sohen Family History

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Sohen 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: Cohen, Bohen, Kohen, John, Mohan, Nolen, Chen, Shen, Boden, Oren

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Sohen Family Origin

Where is the Sohen family from?

Sohen Family Occupations

What did your Sohen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sohen. The most common Sohen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sohen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sohen family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hotel Keeper

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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

Sohen Historical Records

What Sohen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 468 census records available for the last name Sohen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sohen 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 120 immigration records available for the last name Sohen. 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 41 military records available for the last name Sohen. For the veterans among your Sohen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sohen Life Expectancy

What is the average Sohen lifespan?

Average Sohen life expectancy in 1984 was 95 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sohen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sohen 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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