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Nyhuis Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of Dutch Nijhuis, a habitational name from any of various places named with ny ‘new’ + huijs ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Nyhus, Nyenhuis, Nylund, Nyquist, Dykhuis, Sluis, Mehus, Huish, Cyrus

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Nyhuis Family Origin

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Nyhuis Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Nyhuis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Nyhuis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Nyhuis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nyhuis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nyhuis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nyhuis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Nyhuis. For the veterans among your Nyhuis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nyhuis Life Expectancy

What is the average Nyhuis lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Nyhuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Nyhuis in 1956 was 52, and 83 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nyhuis 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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