Heyen Name Meaning

German (Frisian) and Dutch: patronymic from Heye 2.

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


Similar surnames: Hayen, Heye, Heyer, Heyn, Heinen, Feyen, Heien, Geen, Beyer, Heyse

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Heyen Family Origin

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Heyen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Labor

    10%
  • School Teacher

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Heyen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Heyen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heyen family was School Teacher. Farmer, Butcher and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heyen.

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Heyen Historical Records

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Heyen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Heyen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Heyen in 1961 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heyen

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