Heggem Family History

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Heggem Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named from the dative plural of hegg ‘bird cherry (tree)’.

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


Similar surnames: Heggen, Hegge, Hegg, Hellem, Eggum, Eggen, Egge, Mellem, Hege, Hagg

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Heggem Family Origin

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Heggem Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeps House

    25%
  • Machinist

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heggem family was Machinist. The most common Heggem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Heggem's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heggem.

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Heggem Historical Records

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Heggem Life Expectancy

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