Hefferman Family History

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Hefferman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cowherd, from Middle English heffre, heffour ‘young cow’, ‘heifer’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Hesterman, Heuermann, Offerman, Hoberman, Westerman, Peerman

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Hefferman Family Origin

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Hefferman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Etudiant

    6%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hefferman family was Farm Labourer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Etudiant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hefferman. The most common Hefferman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Hefferman's were Farmers.

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Hefferman Historical Records

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Hefferman Life Expectancy

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