Henjum Family History

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Henjum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Sogn, western Norway, so named from Old Norse Heinvinjar, a compound of hein ‘whetstone’ + vinjar, plural of vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Ranum, Eggum, Bergum, Helm, Benham, Henner, Wenham, Venus, Hengel

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Henjum Family Origin

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Henjum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farmer & Blacksmith

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Henjum family was Farmer & Blacksmith. The most common Henjum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Henjum's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henjum.

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Henjum Historical Records

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Henjum Life Expectancy

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