Hettinga Family History

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Hettinga Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic derivative of the personal name Hatto, short form of any of the many Germanic personal names composed with hadu ‘strife’ as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Etling, Heiting, Leiting, Herring, Hasting, Oetting, Getting

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Hettinga Family Origin

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Hettinga Family Occupations

What did your Hettinga ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Hettinga. 50% of Hettinga men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Hand

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

Hettinga Historical Records

What Hettinga family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 380 census records available for the last name Hettinga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hettinga 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 238 immigration records available for the last name Hettinga. 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 39 military records available for the last name Hettinga. For the veterans among your Hettinga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hettinga Life Expectancy

What is the average Hettinga lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hettinga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hettinga in 1962 was 78, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hettinga

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hettinga 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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