Hechler Family History

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Hechler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a comber of flax, from an agent derivative of Middle High German hechel, hachel ‘hackle’, ‘flax comb’.

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


Similar surnames: Heckler, Mechler, Lechler, Pecher, Kuchler, Keckler, Seckler, Bechler

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Hechler Family Origin

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Hechler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Hechler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hechler's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Boot & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hechler. A less common occupation for the Hechler family was Brewer.

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Hechler Historical Records

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Hechler Life Expectancy

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