Hilts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hiltz.

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


Similar surnames: Kilts, Holts, Shilts, Dilts, Himes, Hiltz, Lints, Sitts, Mitts

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Hilts Family Origin

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Hilts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilts. The most common Hilts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hilts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hilts family was Farm Laborer.

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Hilts Historical Records

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Hilts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Hilts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hilts in 1944 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilts

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