Hehn Family History

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Hehn Name Meaning

German (Saxony): from a dialect variant of Heine.

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


Similar surnames: Heun, Behn, Heyn, Hohn, Hehr, Kehn, Henn, Haehn, Jehn, Hoehn

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Hehn Family Origin

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Hehn Family Occupations

What did your Hehn ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hehn. 48% of Hehn men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Hehn women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hehn were Cabinet Maker and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    48%
  • Farm Help
    15%
  • Student
    10%
  • Cabinet Maker
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
    34%
  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Office Girl
    17%
  • Servant
    17%

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

Hehn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hehn Life Expectancy

What is the average Hehn lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Hehn in 1956 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hehn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hehn 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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