Hilliard Family History

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Hilliard Name Meaning

English: from the Norman female personal name Hildiarde, Hildegard, composed of the Germanic elements hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ + gard ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’. The surname has been in Ireland since the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Villard, Gilliard, Hilliker, Millard, Willard, Billard, Pollard

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Hilliard Family Origin

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Hilliard Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hilliard occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 2% of Hilliard's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hilliard family was Annuitant. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilliard.

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Hilliard Historical Records

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Hilliard Life Expectancy

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