Heitner Family History

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Heitner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Heiden.

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


Similar surnames: Geitner, Leitner, Heider, Leisner, Heidner, Eitner, Hirner, Hegner

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Heitner Family Origin

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Heitner Family Occupations

What did your Heitner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heitner occupation in the USA was Barber. 25% of Heitner's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Heitner family was Painter. Barber, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heitner.

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  • Barber

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

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

Heitner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heitner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heitner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Heitner. 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 Heitner. For the veterans among your Heitner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heitner Life Expectancy

What is the average Heitner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Heitner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Heitner in 1959 was 40, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heitner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heitner 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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