Haun Family History

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Haun Name Meaning

German: from a short form a the Germanic personal name formed with Hun ‘Hun’ (the people) or hun ‘bear cub’ as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Hann, Hain, Haug, Kaun, Hahn, Heun, Han, Hau, Hahne, Daun

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Haun Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Haun name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Haun. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Haun Family Origin

Where is the Haun family from?

Haun Family Occupations

What did your Haun ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Haun occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Haun's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Haun family was School. Farmer, Going To School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haun.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Carpenter

  • School


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

Haun Historical Records

What Haun family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Haun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haun 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Haun. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Haun. For the veterans among your Haun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haun Life Expectancy

What is the average Haun lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Haun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Haun in 1940 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haun 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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