Heimgartner Family History

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Heimgartner Name Meaning

German (Heimgärtner): topographic name for a person from a house with a Heimgarten ‘house garden’, an enclosed, fenced garden, with the special meaning ‘leisurely gathering’, ‘social get-together’, from Middle High German heim ‘house’ + garten ‘garden’.

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


Similar surnames: Kleingartner, Weingartner, Hinegardner, Heimburger, Weingarten

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Heimgartner Family Origin

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Heimgartner Family Occupations

What did your Heimgartner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Diet Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Heimgartner. 39% of Heimgartner men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Heimgartner women worked as a Diet Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heimgartner were Clerical Work and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Bench Hand
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Clerical Work
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Diet Worker
    15%
  • Housework
    15%
  • Inspector
    15%
  • Maid
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Heimgartner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 485 census records available for the last name Heimgartner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heimgartner 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 147 immigration records available for the last name Heimgartner. 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 251 military records available for the last name Heimgartner. For the veterans among your Heimgartner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heimgartner Life Expectancy

What is the average Heimgartner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Heimgartner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Heimgartner in 1963 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

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