Heckmann Family History

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Heckmann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a hedge or by the boundary of an enclosure or who owned an enclosed lot in the forest, from Middle High German hecke, hegge ‘hedge’ (see Heck 2) + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Heckman, Hackman, Eckmann, Boeckmann, Heitmann, Hegemann, Beckman

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Heckmann Family Origin

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Heckmann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Bakery & Beer Saloon

    3%

In 1880, the most common Heckmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Heckmann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heckmann family was Bakery & Beer Saloon. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckmann.

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Heckmann Historical Records

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Heckmann Life Expectancy

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