Hixenbaugh Family History

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Hixenbaugh Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Höchstenbach, a habitational name from a place so called.

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

Similar surnames: Osenbaugh, Highbaugh, Hinebaugh, Keebaugh, Bedenbaugh, Rodenbaugh

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Hixenbaugh Family Origin

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Hixenbaugh Family Occupations

What did your Hixenbaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hixenbaugh family was Glass Packer. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hixenbaugh. The most common Hixenbaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Hixenbaugh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Glass Packer


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Hixenbaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hixenbaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hixenbaugh 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Hixenbaugh. 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 Hixenbaugh. For the veterans among your Hixenbaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hixenbaugh Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hixenbaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hixenbaugh in 1949 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

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