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Hendriks Family History

Hendriks Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hendrik (see Henry ). It is particularly located in the Dutch-German border area of Gelderland-Limburg and North Rhine-Westphalia.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hendricks, Hendrickx, Hendrix, Hendriksen, Hendrick, Hendrich

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Where is the Hendriks family from?

You can see how Hendriks families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hendriks family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hendriks families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 3 Hendriks families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 60% of all the recorded Hendriks's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Hendriks families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hendriks surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hendriks ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Hendriks. 50% of Hendriks men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Farmers Son
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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hendriks. 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 Cards

There are 391 military records available for the last name Hendriks. For the veterans among your Hendriks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hendriks lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hendriks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Hendriks in 1962 was 69, and 75 in 2004.

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