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Hebden Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Hebden in North Yorkshire or Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire, both named from Old English heope ‘rose-hip’ + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Hedden, Holden, Harden, Heiden, Howden, Selden, Eden, Hyden, Shedden

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Hebden Family Origin

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Hebden Family Occupations

What did your Hebden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bailer Maker and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hebden. The most common Hebden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hebden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hebden family was Brick Layer.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Bailer Maker

    7%
  • Banker

    7%
  • Brick Layer

    7%

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

Hebden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hebden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hebden 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 Hebden. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Hebden. For the veterans among your Hebden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hebden Life Expectancy

What is the average Hebden lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hebden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hebden in 1962 was 81, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hebden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hebden 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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