Hink Family History

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Hink Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich or Hendrick. nickname for someone with a limp, from Middle Dutch hinken ‘to limp’.

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


Similar surnames: Mink, Hick, Zink, Bick, Rink, Hank, Link, Pink, Sink, Bink

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Hink Family Origin

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Hink Family Occupations

What did your Hink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hink family was Grocer. Farmer, Carpenter and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hink. The most common Hink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Hink's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Gardener

    5%
  • Grocer

    5%

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

Hink Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hink Life Expectancy

What is the average Hink lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hink in 1945 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hink 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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