Heckerman Family History

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Heckerman Name Meaning

German (Häckermann): occupational name for a butcher or woodcutter, an elaborated form of Häcker (see Hacker).

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


Similar surnames: Eckelman, Ockerman, Deckelman, Zuckerman, Ackerman, Peterman

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Heckerman Family Origin

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Heckerman Family Occupations

What did your Heckerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heckerman family was Shoemaker. The most common Heckerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Heckerman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckerman.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Druggist

    12%
  • Shoemaker

    12%

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

Heckerman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heckerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Heckerman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Heckerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Heckerman in 1962 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heckerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heckerman 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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