Hindley Family History

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Hindley Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester, so named from Old English hind ‘female deer’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Hindle, Lindley, Windley, Ridley, Highley, Hanley, Finkley, Gidley

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Hindley Family Origin

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Hindley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Machinist

    5%

In 1880, the most common Hindley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hindley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hindley family was Machinist. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hindley.

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Hindley Historical Records

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Hindley Life Expectancy

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