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Heckle Name Meaning

English (Cheshire): from Middle English hekel ‘heckle’, an implement for combing or scutching flax or hemp for spinning, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or used heckles. French (Alsace; Hecklé): from a diminutive of German Heck 2.

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

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Heckle Family Origin

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Heckle Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Grocer

    6%

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

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Heckle Historical Records

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Heckle Life Expectancy

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