Hickenbottom Family History

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Hickenbottom Name Meaning

English: variant of Higginbotham.

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

Similar surnames: Higginbottom, Higgenbotham, Higinbotham, Cottom, Sidebotham

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Hickenbottom Family Origin

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Hickenbottom Family Occupations

What did your Hickenbottom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hickenbottom family was Farming. Farmer, Farms and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hickenbottom. The most common Hickenbottom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hickenbottom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farms

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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Hickenbottom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hickenbottom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hickenbottom 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 139 immigration records available for the last name Hickenbottom. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 659 military records available for the last name Hickenbottom. For the veterans among your Hickenbottom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hickenbottom Life Expectancy

What is the average Hickenbottom lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hickenbottom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hickenbottom in 1957 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

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