Hind Family History

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Hind Name Meaning

English (central and northern): nickname for a gentle or timid person, from Middle English, Old English hind ‘female deer’. English and Scottish: variant of Hine ‘servant’, with excrescent -d.

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

Similar surnames: Hine, Wind, Kind, Hand, Lind, Bird, Hild, High, Hinds, Hird

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Hind Family Origin

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Hind Family Occupations

What did your Hind ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hind occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Hind's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hind. A less common occupation for the Hind family was Annuitant.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hind ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hind Historical Records

What Hind family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hind. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hind 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hind. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hind. For the veterans among your Hind ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hind Life Expectancy

What is the average Hind lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hind in 1961 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hind

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hind 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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