Hecke Name Meaning

Dutch (van den Hecke) and North German: topographic name from Middle Low German hecke ‘hedge’, ‘fence’.

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

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Hecke Family Origin

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Hecke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Tailor

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hecke. The most common Hecke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hecke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hecke family was Tailor.

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Hecke Historical Records

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Hecke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Hecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hecke in 1958 was 43, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hecke

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