Hilby Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Lisby, Kilby, Filby, Bilby, Hemby, Milby, Wilby, Silsby, Billy

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Hilby Family Origin

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Hilby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Housekeeper

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilby. A less common occupation for the Hilby family was Housekeeper. The most common Hilby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hilby's were Farmers.

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Hilby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Hilby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hilby in 1963 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilby

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