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Where is the Hirst family from?
You can see how Hirst families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hirst family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hirst families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 11 Hirst families living in Ohio. This was about 30% of all the recorded Hirst's in USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Hirst families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hirst surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hirst. 12% of Hirst men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Hirst women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hirst were Clerk and Housekeeper. .