Henig Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Hoenig.

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


Similar surnames: Hoenig, Honig, Wenig, Hanig, Denig, Feig, Selig, Konig, Heid, Heng

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Henig Family Origin

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Henig Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    24%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cabinet Maker

    12%
  • Barber

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Henig family was Barber. The most common Henig occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 24% of Henig's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henig.

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Henig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Henig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Henig in 1956 was 59, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henig

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