Heddings Family History

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Heddings Name Meaning

English: probably a hypercorrected form of Eddings.

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

Similar surnames: Headings, Hedding, Iddings, Eddings, Meddings, Eddins, Hellings

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Heddings Family Origin

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Heddings Family Occupations

What did your Heddings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heddings. The most common Heddings occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Heddings's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Heddings family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • House Keeper

  • Keeping House


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

Heddings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 794 census records available for the last name Heddings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heddings 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 47 immigration records available for the last name Heddings. 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 247 military records available for the last name Heddings. For the veterans among your Heddings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heddings Life Expectancy

What is the average Heddings lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Heddings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heddings in 1960 was 47, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heddings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heddings 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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