Hiestand Family History

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Hiestand Name Meaning

German (Baden) and Swiss German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hestand, Heistand, Heitland, Heiland, Nieland, Wieland, Hipskind

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Hiestand Family Origin

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Hiestand Family Occupations

What did your Hiestand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hiestand family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hiestand. The most common Hiestand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hiestand's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Hiestand Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hiestand Life Expectancy

What is the average Hiestand lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hiestand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hiestand in 1961 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hiestand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hiestand 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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