Hittinger Family History

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Hittinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Hitting.

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

Similar surnames: Hettinger, Pittinger, Hottinger, Gittinger, Bettinger, Dettinger

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Hittinger Family Origin

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Hittinger Family Occupations

What did your Hittinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Brewery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hittinger. A less common occupation for the Hittinger family was Carpenter. The most common Hittinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hittinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brewery

  • Carpenter


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

Hittinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hittinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hittinger 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Hittinger. 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 655 military records available for the last name Hittinger. For the veterans among your Hittinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hittinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hittinger lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hittinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hittinger in 1947 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hittinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hittinger 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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