Hegedus Family History

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Hegedus Name Meaning

Hungarian (Hegedüs) and Jewish (from Hungary): occupational name for a player on the fiddle, Hungarian hegedü, of unexplained origin.

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

Similar surnames: Negus, Leeds, Hejduk, Redus, Hegel, Heger, Reedus, Hegyi, Heide

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Hegedus Family Origin

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Hegedus Family Occupations

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Hegedus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hegedus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hegedus 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

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Hegedus Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hegedus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hegedus in 1947 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

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