Hillen Family History

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Hillen Name Meaning

Swedish (Hillén): ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius. Dutch and North German: from the personal name Hillin, a derivative of a Germanic personal name formed with hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ as the first element. Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Hilling. English: variant of Hillian.

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

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Hillen Family Origin

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Hillen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hillen family was Butcher. The most common Hillen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Hillen's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hillen.

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Hillen Historical Records

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Hillen Life Expectancy

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