Geen Family History

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Geen Name Meaning

Cornish: unexplained. Dutch and North German: from a short form of a derivative of the Germanic personal name Gerard.

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


Similar surnames: Goen, Geer, Been, Genn, Green, Keen, Bein, Dein, Gean, Veen

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Geen Family Origin

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Geen Family Occupations

What did your Geen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Geen occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 22% of Geen's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Geen family was Druggist. Carpenter, Farmer and Druggest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geen.

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Druggest

    11%
  • Druggist

    11%

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

Geen Historical Records

What Geen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Geen Life Expectancy

What is the average Geen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Geen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Geen in 1960 was 71, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geen 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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