Hedding Family History

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Hedding Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a habitational name from any of the places mentioned at Hedden, especially one of those in Northumbria. North German: Frisian clan form (the -ing suffix denoting affiliation) of the Germanic personal name Hatto (see Hadel).

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

Similar surnames: Herling, Henning, Codding, Wedding, Heuring, Herring, Harding

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Hedding Family Origin

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Hedding Family Occupations

What did your Hedding ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hedding. 34% of Hedding men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Hedding women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hedding were Salesman and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Manager
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Waitress
  • Bookkeeper
  • Secretary

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

Hedding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hedding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hedding 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 313 immigration records available for the last name Hedding. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 705 military records available for the last name Hedding. For the veterans among your Hedding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hedding Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hedding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hedding in 1951 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

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