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Hineline Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Heinlein .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Haneline, Hainline, Henline, Hanline, Hinely, Sheline, Hinkle

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Where is the Hineline family from?

You can see how Hineline families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hineline family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hineline families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 6 Hineline families living in Ohio. This was about 46% of all the recorded Hineline's in USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Hineline families in 1840.
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What did your Hineline ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hineline. 28% of Hineline men worked as a Farmer and 38% of Hineline women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hineline were Clerk and Waitress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Waitress
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hineline. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hineline census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 140 immigration records available for the last name Hineline. 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 Cards

There are 591 military records available for the last name Hineline. For the veterans among your Hineline ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hineline lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hineline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hineline in 1954 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

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