Hegge Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic personal name with the first element agi ‘edge’, ‘blade’ (see, e.g., Egbert). Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, either from Old Norse Heggvin from heggr ‘bird cherry (tree)’ + vin ‘meadow’, or from hegg (indefinite plural of heggr) alone. Variant spelling of Swedish Hägge (see Hagg).

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


Similar surnames: Heggen, Hegg, Egge, Heggem, Hegger, Helle, Hagge, Berge, Hege, Tegge

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Hegge Family Origin

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Hegge Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    100%

In 1881, the most common Hegge occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 100% of Hegge's were Cotton Weavers.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Hegge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hegge in 1957 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hegge

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