Hechler Family History

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Hechler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a comber of flax, from an agent derivative of Middle High German hechel, hachel ‘hackle’, ‘flax comb’.

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

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Hechler Family Origin

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Hechler Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Hechler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hechler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hechler family was Brewer. Farmer, Butcher and Boot & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hechler.

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Hechler Historical Records

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Hechler Life Expectancy

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