Hinsdale Family History

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Hinsdale Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Hindle, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Dinsdale, Hindle, Dimsdale, Lonsdale, Iredale, Tindall, Hindley

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Hinsdale Family Origin

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Hinsdale Family Occupations

What did your Hinsdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinsdale. A less common occupation for the Hinsdale family was Retired Farmer. The most common Hinsdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hinsdale's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Lawyer

    4%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

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

Hinsdale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hinsdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Hinsdale lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hinsdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hinsdale in 1960 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hinsdale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hinsdale 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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