Hynds Family History

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Hynds Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hind. Irish: variant of Hines.

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

Similar surnames: Hinds, Hynes, Haynes, Hynd, Hands, Shands, Hines, Sands, Hind, Hand

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Hynds Family Origin

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Hynds Family Occupations

What did your Hynds ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hynds family was Iron Works Labr.. The most common Hynds occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 6% of Hynds's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Housekeeper and Iron Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hynds.

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  • Dressmaker

  • Housekeeper

  • Iron Worker

  • Iron Works Labr.


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

Hynds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hynds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hynds 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 Hynds. 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 Hynds. For the veterans among your Hynds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hynds Life Expectancy

What is the average Hynds lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hynds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hynds in 1949 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hynds

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