Heckle Family History

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Heckle Name Meaning

English (Cheshire): from Middle English hekel ‘heckle’, an implement for combing or scutching flax or hemp for spinning, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or used heckles. French (Alsace; Hecklé): from a diminutive of German Heck 2.

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


Similar surnames: Heckler, Heck, Seckler, Buckle, Hecke, Reckley, Huckle, Helle

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Heckle Family Origin

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Heckle Family Occupations

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

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  • Printer Compositor

    25%
  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Hind On Farm Blff

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Heckle family was Hind On Farm Blff. The most common Heckle occupation in the UK was Printer Compositor. 25% of Heckle's were Printer Compositors. Printer Compositor, Annuitant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heckle.

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Heckle Historical Records

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Heckle Life Expectancy

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