Hegstad Family History

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Hegstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse Heggsstaðir, probably from the personal name Heggr (from heggr ‘bird cherry (tree)’) + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Holstad, Hunstad, Shelstad, Harstad, Hofstad, Rogstad, Elstad

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Hegstad Family Origin

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Hegstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Hegstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Hegstad's were Farmers.

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Hegstad Life Expectancy

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