Hilkmeyer Family History

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Hilkmeyer 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: Dickmeyer, Eickmeyer, Killmeyer, Billmeyer, Dallmeyer, Altmeyer

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Hilkmeyer Family Origin

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Hilkmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Hilkmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cooper and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hilkmeyer. The most common Hilkmeyer occupation in the USA was Cooper. 50% of Hilkmeyer's were Coopers.

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  • Cooper

    50%
  • Merchant

    50%

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

Hilkmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32 census records available for the last name Hilkmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hilkmeyer 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Hilkmeyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hilkmeyer. For the veterans among your Hilkmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hilkmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Hilkmeyer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hilkmeyer 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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