Hendricks Family History

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Hendricks Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and English: patronymic from the personal name Hendrick.

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

Similar surnames: Hendrick, Hendrickx, Hendriks, Henricks, Henrick, Kendricks

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Hendricks Family Origin

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Hendricks Family Occupations

What did your Hendricks ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hendricks occupation in the UK was Actuary. 17% of Hendricks's were Actuarys. Actuary, Annuitant and Assistant To Actuary Life Assurance (Insurance) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hendricks. A less common occupation for the Hendricks family was Clerk Chemical Mchts.

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  • Actuary

  • Annuitant

  • Assistant To Actuary Life Assurance (Insurance)

  • Clerk Chemical Mchts


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

Hendricks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 156,000 census records available for the last name Hendricks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hendricks 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Hendricks. 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 38,000 military records available for the last name Hendricks. For the veterans among your Hendricks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hendricks Life Expectancy

What is the average Hendricks lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hendricks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hendricks in 1940 was 59, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hendricks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hendricks 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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