Henken Family History

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Henken Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Henke.

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


Similar surnames: Hennen, Heiken, Hensen, Hinken, Hengen, Henkes, Henke, Hemken, Onken

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Henken Family Origin

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Henken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Retail Grocer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Confectionery Manuf.

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Retail Grocer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henken. The most common Henken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Henken's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Henken family was Confectionery Manuf..

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Henken Historical Records

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Henken Life Expectancy

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Famous Henken Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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