Heyne Family History

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Heyne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hain 1–3. Irish: variant of Hines. Dutch and German: variant of Hein.

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

Similar surnames: Heye, Heyn, Heyse, Hayne, Hayn, Henne, Heyde, Hane, Heys, Heine

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Heyne Family Origin

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Heyne Family Occupations

What did your Heyne ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Heyne family was Major H.E.T.C.S. Retired. Annuitant, Artist (Painter) and General Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heyne. The most common Heyne occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 13% of Heyne's were Annuitants.

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  • Annuitant

  • Artist (Painter)

  • General Merchant

  • Major H.E.T.C.S. Retired


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Heyne ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Heyne Historical Records

What Heyne family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Heyne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heyne 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Heyne. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Heyne. For the veterans among your Heyne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Heyne lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Heyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Heyne in 1943 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heyne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heyne 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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