Heger Family History

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Heger Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a forest warden, from an agent derivative of Middle High German hegen ‘to mind, take care (of)’. North German: status name denoting a minor tenant, Middle Low German heger.

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

Similar surnames: Hager, Heyer, Hegler, Hoger, Reger, Beger, Heber, Hegel, Heier, Feger

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Heger Family Origin

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Heger Family Occupations

What did your Heger ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Heger.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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

Heger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Heger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heger 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Heger. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Heger. For the veterans among your Heger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heger Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Heger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Heger in 1962 was 80, and 81 in 2004.

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