Heitner Family History

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Heitner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Heiden.

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


Similar surnames: Geitner, Leitner, Heider, Leisner, Heidner, Eitner, Hirner, Hegner

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Heitner Family Origin

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Heitner Family Occupations

What did your Heitner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot shoe and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Heitner. 25% of Heitner men worked as a Boot shoe and 34% of Heitner women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heitner were Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot shoe
    25%
  • Boot shoe (finishing Dept)
    25%
  • Editor newspaper Director
    25%
  • Farm Labourer
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housekeeper
    34%
  • Tailoress
    34%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%

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

Heitner Historical Records

What Heitner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Heitner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heitner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Heitner

Passenger List

There are 997 immigration records available for the last name Heitner. 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 412 military records available for the last name Heitner. For the veterans among your Heitner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heitner Life Expectancy

What is the average Heitner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Heitner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Heitner in 1959 was 40, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heitner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heitner 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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