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Heglund Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from heggr ‘bird cherry (tree)’ + lund ‘grove’. Variant spelling of Swedish Hägglund (see Hagglund).

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


Similar surnames: Hegland, Haglund, Hedlund, Hoglund, Hagglund, Hetland, Helland

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Heglund Family Origin

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Heglund Family Occupations

What did your Heglund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heglund. The most common Heglund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Heglund's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Carpenter

    20%

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Heglund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heglund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heglund 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 Heglund. 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 Heglund. For the veterans among your Heglund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heglund Life Expectancy

What is the average Heglund lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Heglund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Heglund in 1949 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heglund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heglund 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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