Uhlhorn Family History

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Uhlhorn Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Uhlhorn on the Hunte river. According to Bahlow, the first element of the place name is ul, an old term for ‘rot’, ‘decay’, later reinterpreted as Low German ule ‘owl’ + horn ‘spit of land’.

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

Similar surnames: Horn, Mehlhorn, Thorn, Ahlborn, Schorn, Anhorn, Goshorn, Stellhorn

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Uhlhorn Family Origin

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Uhlhorn Family Occupations

What did your Uhlhorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Uhlhorn family was Keeping House. The most common Uhlhorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Uhlhorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Gardner and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Uhlhorn.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardner

  • House Keeper

  • Keeping House


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Uhlhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Uhlhorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uhlhorn 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 537 immigration records available for the last name Uhlhorn. 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 305 military records available for the last name Uhlhorn. For the veterans among your Uhlhorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Uhlhorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Uhlhorn lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Uhlhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Uhlhorn in 1961 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Uhlhorn 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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