Huiston Family History

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Huiston Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hurston, Humiston, Hueston, Huston, Hilton, Hinton, Burston, Ruston

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Huiston Family Origin

Where is the Huiston family from?

Huiston Family Occupations

What did your Huiston ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Huiston occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Huiston's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor


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

Huiston Historical Records

What Huiston family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 70 census records available for the last name Huiston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huiston 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Huiston. 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 12 military records available for the last name Huiston. For the veterans among your Huiston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huiston Life Expectancy

What is the average Huiston lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huiston 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huiston

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