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Hillstead Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, named as ‘the estate (see Stead) on the hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Halstead, Milstead, Hillestad, Hempstead, Stead, Hille, Winstead

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Hillstead Family Origin

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Hillstead Family Occupations

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  • Assayer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, Assayer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hillstead. The most common Hillstead occupation in the USA was Assayer. 50% of Hillstead's were Assayers.

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Hillstead Historical Records

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Hillstead Life Expectancy

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Famous Hillstead Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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