Heglar Family History

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Heglar Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Hägler (see Hagler).

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

Similar surnames: Hegler, Egler, Hagler, Hegle, Zegar, Heller, Segler, Keslar, Hepler

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Heglar Family Origin

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Heglar Family Occupations

What did your Heglar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heglar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Heglar's were Farmers. Farmer and Runs Printing Office were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heglar.

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  • Farmer

  • Runs Printing Office


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

Heglar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Heglar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heglar 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Heglar. 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 280 military records available for the last name Heglar. For the veterans among your Heglar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heglar Life Expectancy

What is the average Heglar lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Heglar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Heglar in 1964 was 60, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heglar

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