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Heidelberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of the places named Heidelberg, of which the best-known example is in Baden.

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


Similar surnames: Heidelberger, Seidenberg, Eichelberg, Weisenberg, Eisenberg, Helberg

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Heidelberg Family Origin

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Heidelberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Musician

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heidelberg family was Tailor. The most common Heidelberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Heidelberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heidelberg.

Source: Census data for Heidelberg | Data not to scale

Heidelberg Historical Records

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Heidelberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Heidelberg Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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