Hinsdale Family History

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Hinsdale Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Hindle, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Similar surnames: Dinsdale, Hindle, Dimsdale, Lonsdale, Iredale, Tindall, Hindley

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Hinsdale Family Origin

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Hinsdale Family Occupations

What did your Hinsdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hinsdale. 34% of Hinsdale men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Hinsdale women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hinsdale were Foreman and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Seamstress
  • Housekeeper
  • Saleslady

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hinsdale Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hinsdale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hinsdale 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 650 immigration records available for the last name Hinsdale. 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 Hinsdale. For the veterans among your Hinsdale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hinsdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinsdale lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hinsdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hinsdale in 1960 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinsdale

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