Hegna Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in the county of Telemark, so named from hegne ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Haga, Hegg, Hegge, Vega, Megna, Hegner, Kemna, Serna, Vigna, Hege

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Hegna Family Origin

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Hegna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Lime Dealer

    14%
  • Works Lumber Yard

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer and Lime Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hegna. The most common Hegna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Hegna's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hegna family was Works Lumber Yard.

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Hegna Historical Records

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Hegna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Hegna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hegna in 1957 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hegna

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