Greenhut Family History

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Greenhut Name Meaning

Americanized form of the Ashkenazic Jewish surname Gru(e)nhut, a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a green hat, from German grün ‘green’ + Hut ‘hat’.

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

Similar surnames: Greenbaum, Green, Greenhouse, Greener, Greenburg, Greenup, Greenway

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Greenhut Family Origin

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Greenhut Family Occupations

What did your Greenhut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Greenhut occupation in the USA was Cattle Dealer. 50% of Greenhut's were Cattle Dealers. Cattle Dealer and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Greenhut.

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  • Cattle Dealer

  • Merchant


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

Greenhut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Greenhut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenhut 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 952 immigration records available for the last name Greenhut. 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 491 military records available for the last name Greenhut. For the veterans among your Greenhut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenhut Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenhut lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Greenhut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Greenhut in 1956 was 73, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenhut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenhut 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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