Hirth Family History

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Hirth Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Hirt.

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

Similar surnames: Hirte, Hirsh, Birth, Hirtz, Hirt, Harth, Horth, Hiltz, Hirst, Borth

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Hirth Family Origin

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Hirth Family Occupations

What did your Hirth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hirth occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 50% of Hirth's were Annuitants. Annuitant and Hair Dresser were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hirth.

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  • Annuitant

  • Hair Dresser


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

Hirth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hirth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirth 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hirth. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hirth. For the veterans among your Hirth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirth Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirth lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hirth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hirth in 1954 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirth 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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