Hills Name Meaning

variant of Hill 1. patronymic from Hill 2.

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

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Hills Family Origin

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Hills Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hills family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hills. The most common Hills occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hills's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hills | Data not to scale

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Hills Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Hills life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hills in 1944 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hills

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