Hiscox Family History

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Hiscox Name Meaning

English (chiefly Bristol): patronymic from Hiscock.

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

Similar surnames: Silcox, Hickox, Hancox, Wilcox, Heacox, Haycox, Simcox, Hickcox, Ison

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Hiscox Family Origin

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Hiscox Family Occupations

What did your Hiscox ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hiscox occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hiscox's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hiscox. A less common occupation for the Hiscox family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Coal Miner

  • Painter


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

Hiscox Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hiscox Life Expectancy

What is the average Hiscox lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hiscox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hiscox in 1963 was 73, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hiscox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hiscox 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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