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Heying Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hagi ‘enclosure’, ‘fenced area’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Bering, Herring, Helin, Hoving, Oeding, Heine, Heino, Haling, Eyring

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Heying Family Origin

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Heying Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Heying ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Grape Grower

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Heying occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Heying's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heying family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Grape Grower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heying.

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Heying Historical Records

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Heying Life Expectancy

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