Heuer Family History

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Heuer Name Meaning

German: variant of Hauer. German: occupational name from Middle High German höuwer ‘mower’, ‘hay-maker’.

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

Similar surnames: Heier, Heyer, Heger, Feuer, Heber, Hauer, Steuer, Reuer, Hegler

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Heuer Family Origin

Where is the Heuer family from?

Heuer Family Occupations

What did your Heuer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heuer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Heuer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heuer family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer and Rope Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heuer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Rope Maker

  • Tailor


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

Heuer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Heuer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heuer 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Heuer. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Heuer. For the veterans among your Heuer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heuer Life Expectancy

What is the average Heuer lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Heuer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Heuer in 1941 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heuer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heuer 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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