Heisey Family History

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Heisey Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German or Dutch Heise, written thus to preserve the second syllable.

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


Similar surnames: Heise, Leisey, Heiney, Hisey, Hisel, Heis, Hense, Hewey, Heiser

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Heisey Family Origin

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Heisey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heisey. A less common occupation for the Heisey family was Carpenter. The most common Heisey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Heisey's were Farmers.

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Heisey Historical Records

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Heisey Life Expectancy

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