Hilkemeyer Family History

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Hilkemeyer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hockemeyer, Dickmeyer, Eickmeyer, Tiemeyer, Niemeyer, Beckemeyer

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Hilkemeyer Family Origin

Where is the Hilkemeyer family from?

Hilkemeyer Family Occupations

What did your Hilkemeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hilkemeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hilkemeyer's were Farmers. Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hilkemeyer.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hilkemeyer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hilkemeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 223 census records available for the last name Hilkemeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hilkemeyer 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 55 immigration records available for the last name Hilkemeyer. 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 52 military records available for the last name Hilkemeyer. For the veterans among your Hilkemeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hilkemeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Hilkemeyer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Hilkemeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hilkemeyer in 1963 was 77, and 73 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilkemeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hilkemeyer 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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