Hegland Family History

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Hegland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, notably in Agder and southwestern Norway, named Heggland in Old Norse, from heggr ‘bird cherry (tree)’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Helland, Heglund, Hetland, Haaland, Hoyland, Haugland, Erland

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Hegland Family Origin

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Hegland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    87%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Hegland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 87% of Hegland's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hegland. A less common occupation for the Hegland family was Shoemaker.

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Hegland Historical Records

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Hegland Life Expectancy

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