Hilferty Family History

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Hilferty Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Halferty.

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


Similar surnames: Halferty, Hilley, Laferty, Heagerty, Finerty, Hilgert, Helfert

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Hilferty Family Origin

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Hilferty Family Occupations

What did your Hilferty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hilferty occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Hilferty's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and K. House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilferty. A less common occupation for the Hilferty family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • K. House

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Hilferty Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hilferty Life Expectancy

What is the average Hilferty lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hilferty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hilferty in 1944 was 25, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilferty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hilferty 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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