Hyder Family History

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Hyder Name Meaning

English: status name for someone who farmed a hide of land (see Hyde).

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

Similar surnames: Hyde, Ryder, Hyden, Hamer, Hayer, Eder, Oder, Hoder, Rymer, Hider

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Hyder Family Origin

Where is the Hyder family from?

Hyder Family Occupations

What did your Hyder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hyder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Hyder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hyder. A less common occupation for the Hyder family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Hyder Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hyder Life Expectancy

What is the average Hyder lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hyder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hyder in 1953 was 70, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hyder 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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