Hilsinger Family History

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Hilsinger Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name for someone from Helsungen in the Harz Mountains. Compare Helsing.

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


Similar surnames: Filsinger, Tisinger, Hellinger, Disinger, Dissinger, Hittinger

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Hilsinger Family Origin

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Hilsinger Family Occupations

What did your Hilsinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hilsinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hilsinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilsinger. A less common occupation for the Hilsinger family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Hilsinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hilsinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hilsinger 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 163 immigration records available for the last name Hilsinger. 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 596 military records available for the last name Hilsinger. For the veterans among your Hilsinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hilsinger Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hilsinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hilsinger in 1954 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilsinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hilsinger 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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