Ihnen Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic compound name formed with irmin- ‘great’, ‘powerful’ as its first element.

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


Similar surnames: Ehnes, Irmen, Iwen, Ehmen, Ennen, Ehren, Iden, Hoen, Ahner, Ibsen

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Ihnen Family Origin

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Ihnen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Ret Navel Architect

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ihnen family was Ret Navel Architect. The most common Ihnen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ihnen's were Farmers. Farmer, Machinist and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ihnen.

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Ihnen Historical Records

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Ihnen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ihnen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Ihnen in 1959 was 33, and 55 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ihnen

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