Fitzhenry Family History

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Fitzhenry Name Meaning

Irish: Anglo-Norman French patronymic (see Fitzgerald) from the personal name Henry.

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


Similar surnames: Fitzhugh, Fitzharris, Henry, Mchenry, Itzen, Ritchey, Withers

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Fitzhenry Family Origin

Where is the Fitzhenry family from?

Fitzhenry Family Occupations

What did your Fitzhenry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fitzhenry occupation in the UK was Labourer. 15% of Fitzhenry's were Labourers. Labourer, Assistant To Leather Seller and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fitzhenry. A less common occupation for the Fitzhenry family was Coalwhipper (Coal Labr).

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  • Labourer

    15%
  • Assistant To Leather Seller

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Coalwhipper (Coal Labr)

    8%

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

Fitzhenry Historical Records

What Fitzhenry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fitzhenry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fitzhenry 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 Fitzhenry. 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 Fitzhenry. For the veterans among your Fitzhenry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fitzhenry Life Expectancy

What is the average Fitzhenry lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fitzhenry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Fitzhenry in 1955 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fitzhenry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fitzhenry 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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