Hegel Family History

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Hegel Name Meaning

topographic name from a diminutive of Middle High German hac ‘hedge’. from a pet form of the personal name Hugo (see Hugh). diminutive form of a metonymic occupational name for the owner or keeper of a breeding bull, Middle High German hagen.

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


Similar surnames: Hengel, Huegel, Heger, Hege, Regel, Hebel, Hegler, Segel, Siegel

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Hegel Family Origin

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Hegel Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hegel. The most common Hegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hegel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hegel family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    5%

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Hegel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hegel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hegel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hegel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hegel. For the veterans among your Hegel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hegel Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hegel in 1947 was 61, and 82 in 2004.

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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