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Hillman Family History

Hillman Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived or worked in hilly country, from Middle English hill + man ‘man’.English: occupational name for the servant (Middle English man) of someone called Hild (see Hild 2).Altered spelling of North German Hillmann.

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

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147,653 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
15,618 Military Records
12,099 Immigration Records
117,451 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Hillman Families

  • Number of Hillman families
     132 - 262
     45 - 131
     1 - 44
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hillman families
     248 - 494
     83 - 247
     1 - 82
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Hillman families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Hillman Family Origin

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Hillman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hillman

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Hillman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hillman census records

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Hillman Civil War Service Records

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