Hind Name Meaning

English (central and northern): nickname for a gentle or timid person, from Middle English, Old English hind ‘female deer’. English and Scottish: variant of Hine ‘servant’, with excrescent -d.

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


Similar surnames: Hine, Wind, Kind, Hand, Lind, Bird, Hild, High, Hinds, Hird

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Hind Family Origin

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Hind Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hind family was Carpenter. The most common Hind occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Hind's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hind.

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Hind Historical Records

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Hind Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Hind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hind in 1961 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hind

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