Hinds Family History

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Hinds Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hind. Irish: variant of Heyne.

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


Similar surnames: Hynds, Hind, Hines, Hindes, Hinde, Hinks, Hands, Pinks, Hand, Hiner

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Hinds Family Origin

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Hinds Family Occupations

What did your Hinds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hinds family was Farming. The most common Hinds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hinds's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinds.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Hinds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hinds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hinds 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hinds. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hinds. For the veterans among your Hinds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hinds Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinds lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hinds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hinds in 1944 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinds 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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