Hindes Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Hindes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hinds. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Hinde ‘hind’, ‘female deer’.

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

Similar surnames: Hankes, Hinden, Hines, Hinde, Hinds, Linden, Hindle, Hind, Hindley

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hindes Family Origin

Where is the Hindes family from?

Hindes Family Occupations

What did your Hindes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hindes family was Bank Clerk. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hindes. The most common Hindes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hindes's were Farmers.

View Census data for Hindes | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Bank Clerk


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

Hindes Historical Records

What Hindes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hindes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hindes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hindes

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hindes. 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.

View all Hindes immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hindes. For the veterans among your Hindes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hindes military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hindes family history.

Hindes Life Expectancy

What is the average Hindes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hindes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hindes in 1949 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hindes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hindes 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.

Look up another name