Hindman Family History

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Hindman Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Hyndman.

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

Similar surnames: Hindmon, Kinman, Hickman, Hyndman, Hilman, Lindaman, Hinman, Hineman

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Hindman Family Origin

Where is the Hindman family from?

Hindman Family Occupations

What did your Hindman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hindman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Hindman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hindman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hindman.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Carpenter


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

Hindman Historical Records

What Hindman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Hindman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hindman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hindman. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Hindman. For the veterans among your Hindman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hindman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hindman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Hindman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Hindman in 1948 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hindman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hindman 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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