Heid Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name from Middle High German heide, German Heide ‘heath’, ‘moor’. Compare Heath. German: from the medieval personal name Haido.

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


Similar surnames: Held, Heide, Seid, Heim, Heit, Wein, Feig, Heyd, Scheid, Hein

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Heid Family Origin

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Heid Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

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Heid Historical Records

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Heid Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Heid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Heid in 1951 was 47, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heid

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