Halfhill Family History

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Halfhill Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Halberg, wrongly assumed to be from German halb ‘half’ + Berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Manwill, Parshall, Mancill, Alphin, Gambill, Polhill, Hamill, Cahill

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Halfhill Family Origin

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Halfhill Family Occupations

What did your Halfhill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halfhill. The most common Halfhill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Halfhill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Halfhill family was Attorney At Law.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Attorney At Law

    3%

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

Halfhill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Halfhill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halfhill 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Halfhill. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Halfhill. For the veterans among your Halfhill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halfhill Life Expectancy

What is the average Halfhill lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Halfhill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Halfhill in 1955 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halfhill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halfhill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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