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Where is the Hefner family from?
You can see how Hefner families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hefner family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Hefner families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 16 Hefner families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 29% of all the recorded Hefner's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hefner families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hefner surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hefner. 23% of Hefner men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Hefner women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hefner were Salesman and Seamstress.