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Hegeman Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from a place called Hegge(n) or ter Hegge(n), derived from a word meaning ‘hedge’. Altered spelling of German Hegemann, a Westphalian topographic name for someone who lived in an enclosed (i.e. fenced) area, Middle High German hagen + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Hageman, Hegemann, Hagemann, Begeman, Hagman, Hegman, Helman, Beeman

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Hegeman Family Origin

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Hegeman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Hegeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Hegeman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hegeman family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hegeman.

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Hegeman Historical Records

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Hegeman Life Expectancy

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