Heavener Family History

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Heavener Name Meaning

Probably an Anglicized variant of German Häfner, see Hafner. The name is recorded in Ireland in the 19th century.

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

Similar surnames: Heavner, Hevener, Havener, Hevner, Cravener, Heafner, Havner, Haener

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Heavener Family Origin

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Heavener Family Occupations

What did your Heavener ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Heavener. 18% of Heavener men worked as a Farmer and 6% of Heavener women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heavener were Farm Hand and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Laborer
  • Housework
  • Waitress

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

Heavener Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Heavener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heavener 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Heavener. 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 802 military records available for the last name Heavener. For the veterans among your Heavener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heavener Life Expectancy

What is the average Heavener lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Heavener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Heavener in 1948 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heavener

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