Hindle Family History

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Hindle Name Meaning

topographic name from Old English hind ‘female deer’ + Old English dæl ‘valley’. habitational name from a place in the parish of Whalley, Lancashire, so called from the same first element + Old English hyll ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Hindley, Windle, Ingle, Finkle, Idle, Dingle, Hind, Hille, Linde

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Hindle Family Origin

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Hindle Family Occupations

What did your Hindle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hindle occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 9% of Hindle's were Cotton Weavers. A less common occupation for the Hindle family was Cotton Spinner. Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hindle.

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  • Cotton Weaver

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Cotton Spinner


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

Hindle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 58,000 census records available for the last name Hindle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hindle 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Hindle. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hindle. For the veterans among your Hindle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hindle Life Expectancy

What is the average Hindle lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hindle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hindle in 1954 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hindle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hindle 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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