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Hedquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements hed ‘heath’, ‘moor’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Edquist, Enquist, Melquist, Norquist, Engquist, Lindquist, Elmquist

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Hedquist Family Origin

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Hedquist Family Occupations

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  • Boot Maker

    33%
  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, Boot Maker and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hedquist. The most common Hedquist occupation in the USA was Boot Maker. 33% of Hedquist's were Boot Makers. A less common occupation for the Hedquist family was Laborer.

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Hedquist Life Expectancy

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