Hegel Family History

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Hegel Name Meaning

topographic name from a diminutive of Middle High German hac ‘hedge’. from a pet form of the personal name Hugo (see Hugh). diminutive form of a metonymic occupational name for the owner or keeper of a breeding bull, Middle High German hagen.

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


Similar surnames: Hengel, Huegel, Heger, Hege, Regel, Hebel, Hegler, Segel, Siegel

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Hegel Family Origin

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Hegel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hegel family was Brick Mason. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hegel. The most common Hegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hegel's were Farmers.

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Hegel Historical Records

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Hegel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Hegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hegel in 1947 was 61, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hegel

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