Hillsman Family History

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Hillsman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hillsmann (see Hilsman).

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


Similar surnames: Hillman, Hitesman, Hitsman, Hileman, Tillman, Hilleman, Hollman

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Hillsman Family Origin

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Hillsman Family Occupations

What did your Hillsman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hillsman family was Minister. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hillsman. The most common Hillsman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Hillsman's were Farmers.

View Census data for Hillsman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Minister

    4%

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

Hillsman Historical Records

What Hillsman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hillsman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hillsman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hillsman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hillsman. 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 Hillsman. For the veterans among your Hillsman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hillsman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hillsman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hillsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hillsman in 1953 was 31, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hillsman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hillsman 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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