Hallen Family History

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Hallen Name Meaning

Swedish (Hallén): variant of Hall, with the addition of the adjectival suffix -én. Possibly a shortened form of Dutch van der Hallen, a topographic or habitational name from Middle Dutch halle ‘hall’ (see Hall).

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

Similar surnames: Halle, Hillen, Hallin, Halley, Kallen, Haller, Hellen, Hollen, Wallen

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Hallen Family Origin

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Hallen Family Occupations

What did your Hallen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hallen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Hallen's were Farmers. Farmer and Solicitor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hallen. A less common occupation for the Hallen family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Solicitor

  • Tailor


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

Hallen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Hallen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallen 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hallen. 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 Hallen. For the veterans among your Hallen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hallen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hallen in 1956 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hallen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallen 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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