Hyers Family History

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Hyers Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Variant of Dutch Hiers.

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


Similar surnames: Pyers, Myers, Wyers, Meers, Heys, Miers, Byers, Hiers, Styers, Peers

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Hyers Family Origin

Where is the Hyers family from?

Hyers Family Occupations

What did your Hyers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hyers. The most common Hyers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Hyers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hyers family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

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

Hyers Historical Records

What Hyers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hyers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hyers

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hyers. 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 Hyers. For the veterans among your Hyers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hyers Life Expectancy

What is the average Hyers lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hyers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hyers in 1963 was 85, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hyers 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.

Famous Hyers Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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