Hege Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Hege in Bavaria or from any of several places in Switzerland named Hegi; or a topographic name from Middle High German hac ‘enclosed wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Hage, Wege, Hegel, Ege, Hee, Heger, Hegg, Hegge, Hoge, Hegler

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Hege Family Origin

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Hege Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hege family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hege. The most common Hege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Hege's were Farmers.

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Hege Historical Records

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Hege Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hege in 1954 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hege

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