Hegger Family History

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Hegger Name Meaning

Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi ‘edge’, ‘blade’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Egger, Hegge, Hergert, Huger, Seeger, Seger, Ledger, Heggen, Hengen

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Hegger Family Origin

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Hegger Family Occupations

What did your Hegger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brick Mason, Keeps House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hegger. A less common occupation for the Hegger family was Lethographer. The most common Hegger occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 13% of Hegger's were Brick Masons.

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  • Brick Mason

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Lethographer

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hegger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hegger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hegger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hegger. For the veterans among your Hegger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hegger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hegger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hegger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hegger in 1955 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hegger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hegger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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