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Heckathorn Family Origin

Where is the Heckathorn family from?

Heckathorn Family Occupations

What did your Heckathorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heckathorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Heckathorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckathorn. A less common occupation for the Heckathorn family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Heckathorn Historical Records

What Heckathorn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heckathorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heckathorn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Heckathorn

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Heckathorn. 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 Heckathorn. For the veterans among your Heckathorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heckathorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Heckathorn lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Heckathorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heckathorn in 1957 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heckathorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heckathorn 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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