Hilkie Family History

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Hilkie 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: Wilkie, Milkie, Hilke, Billie, Wilkin, Willie, Dillie, Wilke, Dickie

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Hilkie Family Origin

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Hilkie Family Occupations

What did your Hilkie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hilkie occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Hilkie's were Coopers. Cooper and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hilkie. A less common occupation for the Hilkie family was Janitor.

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Janitor

    33%

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

Hilkie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 215 census records available for the last name Hilkie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hilkie 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Hilkie. 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 4 military records available for the last name Hilkie. For the veterans among your Hilkie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hilkie Life Expectancy

What is the average Hilkie lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hilkie 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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