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Hinkley Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hinkley name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hinkley. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Italy


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Hinkley Family Origin

Where is the Hinkley family from?

Hinkley Family Occupations

What did your Hinkley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hinkley family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinkley. The most common Hinkley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Hinkley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Hinkley Historical Records

What Hinkley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Hinkley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hinkley 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hinkley. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Hinkley. For the veterans among your Hinkley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hinkley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinkley lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hinkley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hinkley in 1946 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinkley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinkley 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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