Hennigh Family History

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Hennigh Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Hennig.

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


Similar surnames: Hennick, Hennies, Henning, Hennig, Henrich, Tennis, Mennig, Henig

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Hennigh Family Origin

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Hennigh Family Occupations

What did your Hennigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hennigh. 50% of Hennigh men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Hennigh women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hennigh were Salesman and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Electrician
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • School Teacher
    50%

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

Hennigh Historical Records

What Hennigh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hennigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hennigh 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Hennigh. 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 386 military records available for the last name Hennigh. For the veterans among your Hennigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hennigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Hennigh lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hennigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hennigh in 1952 was 33, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hennigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hennigh 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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