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Hitchens Family Origin

Where is the Hitchens family from?

Hitchens Family Occupations

What did your Hitchens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hitchens. A less common occupation for the Hitchens family was Keeping House. The most common Hitchens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Hitchens's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Hitchens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hitchens Life Expectancy

What is the average Hitchens lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hitchens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hitchens in 1956 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hitchens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hitchens 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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