Dein Family History

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Dein Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Deinhart, itself a variant of Degenhar(d)t (see Degenhardt). North German: in Westphalia, a topographic name, from field names Deine, Dene meaning ‘moist lowland or hollow’.

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


Similar surnames: Dehn, Duin, Bein, Mein, Wein, Lein, Dean, Rein, Hein, Nein

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Dein Family Origin

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Dein Family Occupations

What did your Dein ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dein family was Wood Chopper. The most common Dein occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Dein's were Farmers. Farmer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dein.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Wood Chopper

    33%

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Dein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dein Life Expectancy

What is the average Dein lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dein in 1962 was 83, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dein 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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