Hirons Family History

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Hirons Name Meaning

patronymic from a nickname for a lively person, from Old French hirond, arond ‘swallow’ (the bird). patronymic from a nickname for a discontented individual, from a diminutive of Old French hire ‘complaint’ (of unknown origin).

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


Similar surnames: Heron, Siron, Huron, Miron, Hons, Hind, Irons, Giron, Hilton, Simos

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Hirons Family Origin

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Hirons Family Occupations

What did your Hirons ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirons. A less common occupation for the Hirons family was Carpenter (House). The most common Hirons occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Hirons's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Carpenter (House)

    3%

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

Hirons Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hirons Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirons lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hirons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hirons in 1962 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirons 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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