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Heyden Name Meaning

variant spelling of Heiden 2. topographic name shortened from von der Heyden ‘of the heath’ (see Heid 1).

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


Similar surnames: Heiden, Heyde, Hyden, Hedden, Leyden, Heyd, Heide, Hayden, Shelden

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Heyden Family Origin

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Heyden Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Heyden occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Heyden's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heyden. A less common occupation for the Heyden family was Blacksmith.

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Heyden Historical Records

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Heyden Life Expectancy

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