Hinnant Family History

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Hinnant Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; probably a variant of Dutch Hinant, from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ + nand ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Winant, Hannan, Linhart, Canant, Hernan, Hinman, Honan, Winans

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Hinnant Family Origin

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Hinnant Family Occupations

What did your Hinnant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinnant. A less common occupation for the Hinnant family was Brick Mason. The most common Hinnant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Hinnant's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Brick Mason

    3%

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

Hinnant Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hinnant Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinnant lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Hinnant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hinnant in 1948 was 26, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinnant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinnant 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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