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

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Soens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Soens family was Shoemaker. Farmer and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Soens. The most common Soens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Soens's were Farmers.

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Soens Historical Records

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Soens Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2003, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soens

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