Hindsley Family History

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Hindsley Name Meaning

English: probably a rare variant of Hinckley.

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


Similar surnames: Hinsley, Hundley, Hendley, Hinkley, Hensley, Insley, Handley

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Hindsley Family Origin

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Hindsley Family Occupations

What did your Hindsley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hindsley family was Laborer. Farmer and Body Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hindsley. The most common Hindsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Hindsley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Body Maker

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Hindsley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hindsley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hindsley lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hindsley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hindsley in 1959 was 33, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hindsley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hindsley 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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