Hieber Family History

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Hieber Name Meaning

variant of Hiebert. variant of Hüber (see Hueber).

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

Similar surnames: Lieber, Hueber, Sieber, Hilber, Heber, Zieser, Ziemer, Wieder, Liebe

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Hieber Family Origin

Where is the Hieber family from?

Hieber Family Occupations

What did your Hieber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hieber. The most common Hieber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Hieber's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hieber family was Clergyman.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Clergyman


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

Hieber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hieber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hieber 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hieber. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hieber. For the veterans among your Hieber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hieber Life Expectancy

What is the average Hieber lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hieber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Hieber in 1959 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hieber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hieber 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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