Heber Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a carrier (someone who loaded or transported goods), from an agent derivative of Middle High German heben ‘to lift’. French (Héber): from a Germanic personal name derived from eber ‘boar’.

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


Similar surnames: Hober, Eber, Reber, Heyer, Heger, Weber, Helber, Huber, Haber, Hebel

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Heber Family Origin

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Heber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Machinist

    4%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1880, the most common Heber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Heber's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heber family was Baker. Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heber.

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Heber Historical Records

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Heber Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Heber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Heber in 1945 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heber

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