Hinderer Family History

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Hinderer Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived at the back of a village, or behind some prominent natural feature such as a mountain.

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

Similar surnames: Rinderer, Hinderliter, Riederer, Windecker, Wanderer, Thierer

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Hinderer Family Origin

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Hinderer Family Occupations

What did your Hinderer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hinderer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Hinderer's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinderer. A less common occupation for the Hinderer family was Balcksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Balcksmith


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

Hinderer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hinderer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hinderer 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 773 immigration records available for the last name Hinderer. 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 819 military records available for the last name Hinderer. For the veterans among your Hinderer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hinderer Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinderer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hinderer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hinderer in 1953 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinderer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinderer 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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