Hammill Family History

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Hammill Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hamill.

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


Similar surnames: Hammell, Hammel, Hamell, Gammill, Hamill, Harrill, Hammitt, Harvill

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Hammill Family Origin

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Hammill Family Occupations

What did your Hammill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hammill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Hammill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hammill family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammill.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Hammill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hammill Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammill lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hammill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Hammill in 1945 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammill 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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