Hinckley Family History

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Hinckley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, so called from the Old English byname H¯nca (a derivative of Hun ‘bear-cub’) + Old English leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

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Hinckley Family Origin

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Hinckley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hinckley family was Carpenter. The most common Hinckley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hinckley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinckley.

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Hinckley Historical Records

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Hinckley Life Expectancy

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