Heidecker Family History

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Heidecker Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: habitational name from any of the various places in Germany called Heideck or from Heidegg near Zurich. All of them get their names from Middle High German heide ‘heath’ + egge, ecke ‘corner’ (see Eck).

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


Similar surnames: Scheidecker, Heider, Neudecker, Reinecker, Heidler, Hornecker

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Heidecker Family Origin

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Heidecker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Cooper & Farmer

    7%
  • Engineer In Brewery

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Grocer and Cooper & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heidecker. The most common Heidecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Heidecker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heidecker family was Engineer In Brewery.

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Heidecker Historical Records

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Heidecker Life Expectancy

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