Heide Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant of Heid. Dutch and Danish: topographic name for a dweller on moorland, from Middle Dutch heede, heyde, Danish heyde ‘heath’, ‘heather’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Heie, from Old Norse heiðr ‘heath’, ‘moor’.

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


Similar surnames: Heiden, Heid, Heider, Eide, Heyde, Weide, Velde, Hege, Heise, Seide

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Heide Family Origin

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Heide Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Stone Mason

    5%

In 1880, the most common Heide occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Heide's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heide family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heide.

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Heide Historical Records

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Heide Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Heide life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Heide in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heide

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