Hitchman Family History

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Hitchman Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): variant of Hickman.

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

Similar surnames: Hickman, Richman, Hitchen, Hinchman, Fithian, Hirshman, Hitsman

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Hitchman Family Origin

Where is the Hitchman family from?

Hitchman Family Occupations

What did your Hitchman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hitchman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Hitchman's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hitchman family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hitchman.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Labourer

  • Farm Labourer


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

Hitchman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Hitchman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hitchman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hitchman. 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 Hitchman. For the veterans among your Hitchman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hitchman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hitchman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hitchman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hitchman in 1955 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hitchman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hitchman 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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