Hyer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heier, Hayer, or Heyer.

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


Similar surnames: Hyser, Hyzer, Kyer, Heyer, Hymer, Hyler, Haer, Ryer, Her, Fye

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hyer Family Origin

Where is the Hyer family from?

SHOW MORE

Hyer Family Occupations

What did your Hyer ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Source: Census data for Hyer | Data not to scale

Hyer Historical Records

What Hyer family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hyer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hyer

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Hyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Hyer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hyer 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Hyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hyer in 1955 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyer

Famous Hyer Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name