Hein Name Meaning

German, Dutch, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a short form of the Germanic personal name Heinrich (see Henry 1).

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


Similar surnames: Heine, Heino, Wein, Heil, Henn, Thein, Mein, Heinz, Lein, Heien

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Hein Family Origin

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Hein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Student

    20%
  • Plasterer

    10%

In 1881, the most common Hein occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Hein's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hein family was Plasterer. Farmer, Carpenter and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hein.

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Hein Historical Records

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Hein Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Hein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Hein in 1945 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hein

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