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Heefner Family Origin

Where is the Heefner family from?

Heefner Family Occupations

What did your Heefner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Heefner. 8% of Heefner men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Heefner women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heefner were Dentist and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    8%
  • Machinist
    8%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Dentist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    14%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Finisher
    6%
  • Maid
    6%

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

Heefner Historical Records

What Heefner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Heefner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heefner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Heefner

Passenger List

There are 56 immigration records available for the last name Heefner. 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 450 military records available for the last name Heefner. For the veterans among your Heefner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heefner Life Expectancy

What is the average Heefner lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Heefner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Heefner in 1956 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heefner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heefner 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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