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Hiltz Family History

Hiltz Name Meaning
Altered spelling of South German Hilz, a variant of Hild 1.

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

81,333 Historical Documents with Hiltz on Ancestry.com
9,879 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,882 Military Records
2,083 Immigration Records
12,895 Census and Voter Lists
54,594 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hiltz Families

  • Number of Hiltz families
     33 - 63
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hiltz families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hiltz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hiltz census records

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Hiltz Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Hiltz families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Hiltz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Hiltz families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Hiltz

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Hiltz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hiltz census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Hiltz ancestors, such as occupation.

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Hiltz Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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