Hult Family History

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Hult Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental or topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or copse, from hult, holt ‘grove’, ‘copse’ (Old Norse holt).

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

Similar surnames: Holt, Halt, Hulst, Sult, Hils, Hulse, Huot, Hurt, Tuft, Huet

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Hult Family Origin

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Hult Family Occupations

What did your Hult ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer Farm, Blacksmith and Hay Wood & Coal Dealer Chimney Sweep & Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hult. The most common Hult occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer Farm. 25% of Hult's were Agricultural Labourer Farms. A less common occupation for the Hult family was Labr Brick Setter.

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  • Agricultural Labourer Farm

  • Blacksmith

  • Hay Wood & Coal Dealer Chimney Sweep & Grocer

  • Labr Brick Setter


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

Hult Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Hult. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hult 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hult. 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 Hult. For the veterans among your Hult ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hult Life Expectancy

What is the average Hult lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hult life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hult in 1954 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hult

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hult 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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