Hilby Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Lisby, Kilby, Filby, Bilby, Hemby, Milby, Wilby, Silsby, Billy

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Hilby Family Origin

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Hilby Family Occupations

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  • Cheesemonger

    17%
  • Engine Smith

    17%
  • General Laborer

    17%
  • Lace Manufacturer

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hilby family was Lace Manufacturer. The most common Hilby occupation in the UK was Cheesemonger. 17% of Hilby's were Cheesemongers. Cheesemonger, Engine Smith and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilby.

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Hilby Historical Records

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Hilby Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Hilby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hilby in 1963 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilby

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