Heyde Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath, a variant of Heid or Heide.

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


Similar surnames: Heyd, Heide, Heyden, Hyde, Heyne, Heye, Heydt, Helder, Heyse, Heyder

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Heyde Family Origin

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Heyde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeps House

    6%
  • Black Smith

    3%
  • Book Keeper

    3%

In 1880, the most common Heyde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Heyde's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heyde family was Book Keeper. Farmer, Keeps House and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heyde.

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Heyde Historical Records

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Heyde Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Heyde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Heyde in 1962 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heyde

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