Hills Name Meaning

variant of Hill 1. patronymic from Hill 2.

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


Similar surnames: Hille, Hill, Hiller, Mills, Wills, Dills, Halls, Sills, Hilla, Gills

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Hills Family Origin

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Hills Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hills. A less common occupation for the Hills family was Carpenter. The most common Hills occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Hills's were Agricultural Labourers.

Source: Census data for Hills | Data not to scale

Hills Historical Records

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Hills Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Hills life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hills in 1944 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hills

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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