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Hillstead Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, named as ‘the estate (see Stead) on the hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Halstead, Milstead, Hillestad, Hempstead, Stead, Hille, Winstead

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Hillstead Family Origin

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Hillstead Family Occupations

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  • House Decoration Master

    25%
  • Jeweler

    25%
  • Joiner

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1881, House Decoration Master, Jeweler and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hillstead. A less common occupation for the Hillstead family was Tailor. The most common Hillstead occupation in the UK was House Decoration Master. 25% of Hillstead's were House Decoration Masters.

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Hillstead Historical Records

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Hillstead Life Expectancy

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Famous Hillstead Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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