Eisenhut Family History

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Eisenhut Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a helmet maker, from Middle High German isenhut ‘iron helmet’.

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

Similar surnames: Eisen, Eisenhauer, Eisenhardt, Eisner, Eisenbraun, Eisenberg

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Eisenhut Family Origin

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Eisenhut Family Occupations

What did your Eisenhut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eisenhut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Eisenhut's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eisenhut. A less common occupation for the Eisenhut family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carriage Painter

  • Cigar Maker


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Eisenhut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eisenhut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eisenhut 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Eisenhut. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Eisenhut. For the veterans among your Eisenhut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eisenhut Life Expectancy

What is the average Eisenhut lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Eisenhut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Eisenhut in 1956 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eisenhut

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