Heider Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Heider Name Meaning

German: topographic name for a heath dweller, a variant of Heide + the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant; or a habitational name for someone from any of the various places called Heide or Heidau (named with the same term); the place name is common in Silesia, Saxony, and Bohemia.

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


Similar surnames: Heidler, Haider, Heier, Heide, Herder, Heiden, Helder, Seider, Weider

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Heider Family Origin

Where is the Heider family from?

SHOW MORE

Heider Family Occupations

What did your Heider ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heider occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Heider's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heider. A less common occupation for the Heider family was Farming.

View Census data for Heider | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Heider Historical Records

What Heider family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Heider ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Heider

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Heider Life Expectancy

What is the average Heider lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Heider life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Heider in 1945 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heider

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heider 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.

Famous Heider Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name