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Where is the Hilt family from?
You can see how Hilt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hilt family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hilt families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 13 Hilt families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 25% of all the recorded Hilt's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hilt families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hilt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hilt. 19% of Hilt men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Hilt women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hilt were Carpenter and Housewife.