Hegna Family History

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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

What did your Hegna ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Kennelman Gray was the top reported job for people in the UK named Hegna.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Kennelman Gray

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Hegna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hegna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hegna 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 225 immigration records available for the last name Hegna. 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 189 military records available for the last name Hegna. For the veterans among your Hegna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hegna Life Expectancy

What is the average Hegna lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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