Henslin Family History

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Henslin Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly a variant of Irish Heslin.

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

Similar surnames: Handlin, Hanlin, Heslip, Hensley, Hamlin, Benston, Heslin, Hennis

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Henslin Family Origin

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Henslin Family Occupations

What did your Henslin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Henslin. 12% of Henslin men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Henslin women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Henslin were Farming and Caretaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • House Work
  • Apartment Horse Manager
  • Caretaker

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

Henslin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 993 census records available for the last name Henslin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henslin 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Henslin. 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 86 military records available for the last name Henslin. For the veterans among your Henslin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henslin Life Expectancy

What is the average Henslin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Henslin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Henslin in 1958 was 41, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henslin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henslin 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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