Hince Family History

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Hince Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Staffordshire and Shropshire named Hints, from Welsh hynt ‘road’, ‘path’.

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

Similar surnames: Ince, Hance, Vince, Hinch, Hine, Hille, Linde, Lence, Ponce, Rinne

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Hince Family Origin

Where is the Hince family from?

Hince Family Occupations

What did your Hince ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hince. The most common Hince occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Hince's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hince family was Dry Goods Merchant.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Dry Goods Merchant


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

Hince Historical Records

What Hince family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hince. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hince census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 971 immigration records available for the last name Hince. 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 423 military records available for the last name Hince. For the veterans among your Hince ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hince Life Expectancy

What is the average Hince lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Hince life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hince in 1957 was 51, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hince

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hince 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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