Hillin Family History

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Hillin Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Hilling or Hillian.

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


Similar surnames: Hillen, Hilling, Killin, Hollin, Helling, Hillis, Gillin, Millen

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Hillin Family Origin

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Hillin Family Occupations

What did your Hillin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Blacksmiths Mate and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hillin. 5% of Hillin men worked as a Blacksmiths Mate and 46% of Hillin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hillin were Capstan press Hand and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Blacksmiths Mate
    5%
  • Brewers Labourer (retired)
    5%
  • Bricklayer
    5%
  • Capstan press Hand
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Daily Domestic
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Incapacitated
    6%

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

Hillin Historical Records

What Hillin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hillin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hillin 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 409 immigration records available for the last name Hillin. 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 843 military records available for the last name Hillin. For the veterans among your Hillin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hillin Life Expectancy

What is the average Hillin lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hillin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Hillin in 1959 was 44, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hillin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hillin 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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