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Heckman Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone living near a hedge, from Middle Dutch hecke, hegge ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’. Altered spelling of German Heckmann.

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


Similar surnames: Hackman, Heckmann, Hockman, Hickman, Beckman, Hegeman, Boeckman

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Heckman Family Origin

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Heckman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Heckman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Heckman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckman. A less common occupation for the Heckman family was Keeping House.

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Heckman Historical Records

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Heckman Life Expectancy

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Famous Heckman Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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