Soens Family History

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Soens Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a variant of zoon ‘son’. Compare Sohn.

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


Similar surnames: Sons, Sens, Goens, Suen, Sohns, Swets, Bens, Sones, Loebs, Oen

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Soens Family Origin

Where is the Soens family from?

Soens Family Occupations

What did your Soens ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Atelier De were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Soens. 42% of Soens men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Soens women worked as an Atelier De. Some less common occupations for Americans named Soens were Auditor and Tudiant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    42%
  • Farmers Son
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Auditor
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Atelier De
    25%
  • Domestic
    22%
  • Atelier
    18%
  • Tudiant
    15%

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

Soens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Soens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soens 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 410 immigration records available for the last name Soens. 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 207 military records available for the last name Soens. For the veterans among your Soens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soens Life Expectancy

What is the average Soens lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2003, in the United States, Soens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Soens in 1941 was 29, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soens 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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