Heiliger Family History

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Heiliger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone of a religious disposition or with a with a pious or saintly temperament, from Middle High German heiliger ‘saint’, ‘holy one’, ‘pious one’.

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


Similar surnames: Heilig, Seeliger, Herlinger, Heyliger, Geiger, Bilger, Weininger

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Heiliger Family Origin

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Heiliger Family Occupations

What did your Heiliger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Bookkeeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heiliger. The most common Heiliger occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Heiliger's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Heiliger family was Engineer Coal Shaft.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Bookkeeper

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Engineer Coal Shaft

    17%

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

Heiliger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heiliger Life Expectancy

What is the average Heiliger lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Heiliger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Heiliger in 1961 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heiliger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heiliger 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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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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