Hackenburg Family History

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Hackenburg Name Meaning

Either a respelling of German Hackenberg or of Hachenburg, a habitational name from a place in Rhineland-Palatinate called Hachenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Hackenberg, Hanenburg, Tecklenburg, Eschenburg, Altenburg

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Hackenburg Family Origin

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Hackenburg Family Occupations

What did your Hackenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hackenburg. 16% of Hackenburg men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Hackenburg women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hackenburg were Farm Laborer and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Reeler
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hackenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hackenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hackenburg 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Hackenburg. 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 288 military records available for the last name Hackenburg. For the veterans among your Hackenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hackenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Hackenburg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hackenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hackenburg in 1963 was 81, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hackenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hackenburg 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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