Heckard Family History

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Heckard Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Hécard, Hecquard, a derivative of the topographic name Hec (see Heck 3).

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

Similar surnames: Packard, Reckard, Bechard, Hellard, Heckmann, Herard, Heckart, Echard

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Heckard Family Origin

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Heckard Family Occupations

What did your Heckard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Foreman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Heckard.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Heckard Historical Records

What Heckard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heckard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heckard 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 43 immigration records available for the last name Heckard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 722 military records available for the last name Heckard. For the veterans among your Heckard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heckard Life Expectancy

What is the average Heckard lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Heckard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Heckard in 1949 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heckard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heckard ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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