Haeffner Family History

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Haeffner Name Meaning

German: variant of Haefner.

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

Similar surnames: Haffner, Haefner, Hoefner, Heffler, Heefner, Hoeffner, Heffner

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Haeffner Family Origin

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Haeffner Family Occupations

What did your Haeffner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Haeffner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Haeffner's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haeffner. A less common occupation for the Haeffner family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper


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Haeffner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Haeffner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haeffner 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 582 immigration records available for the last name Haeffner. 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 733 military records available for the last name Haeffner. For the veterans among your Haeffner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haeffner Life Expectancy

What is the average Haeffner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Haeffner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Haeffner in 1958 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haeffner

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