Hiley Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): possibly a variant spelling of Highley.

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

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Hiley Family Origin

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Hiley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hiley family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hiley. The most common Hiley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hiley's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hiley | Data not to scale

Hiley Historical Records

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Hiley Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hiley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Hiley in 1954 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hiley

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