Hingson Family History

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Hingson Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably a variant of Hingston. The name in this spelling has died out in England.

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

Similar surnames: Hingston, Kingston, Hinson, Hinkson, Higson, Hanson, Higdon, Hixson

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Hingson Family Origin

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Hingson Family Occupations

What did your Hingson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hingson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hingson's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hingson. A less common occupation for the Hingson family was Mail Carrier.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Mail Carrier


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

Hingson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hingson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hingson 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 129 immigration records available for the last name Hingson. 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 335 military records available for the last name Hingson. For the veterans among your Hingson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hingson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hingson lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hingson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hingson in 1963 was 54, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hingson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hingson 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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