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Heffner Name Meaning

German (southwestern) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a potter (see Hafner).

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


Similar surnames: Hefner, Geffner, Hoffner, Hoeffner, Reffner, Sheffler, Heppner

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Heffner Family Origin

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Heffner Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    50%
  • Butcher

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, Going To School and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heffner. A less common occupation for the Heffner family was Labourer. The most common Heffner occupation in Canada was Going To School. 50% of Heffner's were Going To Schools.

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Heffner Historical Records

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Heffner Life Expectancy

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