Hillenbrand Family History

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Hillenbrand Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Hildebrand.

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


Similar surnames: Hellenbrand, Hillebrand, Hildenbrand, Hillebrandt, Hildenbrandt

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Hillenbrand Family Origin

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Hillenbrand Family Occupations

What did your Hillenbrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hillenbrand family was Keeping House. The most common Hillenbrand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Hillenbrand's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hillenbrand.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Hillenbrand Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hillenbrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Hillenbrand lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hillenbrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hillenbrand in 1953 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hillenbrand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hillenbrand 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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