Hildebrand Family History

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Hildebrand Name Meaning

German, Dutch, French, and English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ + brand ‘fire’ ‘sword’.

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

Similar surnames: Hilderman, Hillebrand, Hildebrant, Hilmer, Lybrand, Hildebrandt

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Hildebrand Family Origin

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Hildebrand Family Occupations

What did your Hildebrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Hildebrand. 54% of Hildebrand women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • None
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hildebrand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Hildebrand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hildebrand 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Hildebrand. 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 18,000 military records available for the last name Hildebrand. For the veterans among your Hildebrand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hildebrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Hildebrand lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hildebrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hildebrand in 1943 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hildebrand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hildebrand ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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