Heckstall Family History

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Heckstall Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Hadsall, Horsfall, Kelsall, Edsall, Halsall, Westall, Pearsall

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Heckstall Family Origin

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Heckstall Family Occupations

What did your Heckstall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heckstall family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckstall. The most common Heckstall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Heckstall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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

Heckstall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heckstall Life Expectancy

What is the average Heckstall lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Heckstall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Heckstall in 1957 was 71, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heckstall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heckstall 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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