Hird Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire and Northumbria), also Scottish: variant spelling of Heard.

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


Similar surnames: Herd, Hurd, Heird, Hard, Hind, Bird, Hord, Hire, Hirt, Kidd

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Hird Family Origin

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Hird Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Lead Miner

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Hird occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hird's were Farmers. Farmer, Lead Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hird. A less common occupation for the Hird family was Laborer.

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Hird Historical Records

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Hird Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Hird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hird in 1950 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hird

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