Hurn Family History

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Hurn Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hearn 4.

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

Similar surnames: Hern, Harn, Hurd, Burn, Hurt, Harne, Hird, Hayn, Hunn, Eury

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Hurn Family Origin

Where is the Hurn family from?

Hurn Family Occupations

What did your Hurn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hurn occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Hurn's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hurn family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hurn.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer


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

Hurn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Hurn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hurn 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hurn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hurn. For the veterans among your Hurn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hurn Life Expectancy

What is the average Hurn lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hurn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Hurn in 1945 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hurn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hurn 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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