Hinchey Family History

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Hinchey Name Meaning

Much altered variant of Irish Hennessy.

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

Similar surnames: Hinchee, Henchey, Ritchey, Minchey, Hinsey, Richey, Rickey, Hinkley

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Hinchey Family Origin

Where is the Hinchey family from?

Hinchey Family Occupations

What did your Hinchey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hinchey family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinchey. The most common Hinchey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Hinchey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Hinchey Historical Records

What Hinchey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hinchey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hinchey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hinchey. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hinchey. For the veterans among your Hinchey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hinchey Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinchey lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Hinchey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hinchey in 1948 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinchey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinchey 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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