Heino Family History

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Heino Name Meaning

Finnish: either from a Finnish form of the Germanic personal name Heinrich (see Henry) or an ornamental name from heinä ‘hay’. During the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries, many Finnish families with Swedish names such as Hahl, Hammar, and Henriksson adopted the name Heino. In the U.S. it is also found as a shortened form of Heinonen. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of Heinrich.

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

Similar surnames: Leino, Hein, Heinz, Heine, Wein, Hain, Hino, Lein, Heins, Thein

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Heino Family Origin

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Heino Family Occupations

What did your Heino ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier was the top reported job for people in the CA named Heino. 34% of Heino men worked as a Journalier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Farmer
  • Labourer

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

Heino Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Heino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heino 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 Heino. 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 975 military records available for the last name Heino. For the veterans among your Heino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heino Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Heino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heino in 1958 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

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