Heinig Family History
Heinig Name Meaning
German and Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich . Germanized form of Sorbian Hajnik and Hejnik: from a pet form of a personal name (see Heine ) derived from German Heinrich . Germanized form of Sorbian Hajnik: occupational name for a forester or a hunter from Upper Sorbian hajnik an agent derivative of haj ‘grove’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022