Hynes Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Hines. English: patronymic from Hine. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Heins or Heinz.

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


Similar surnames: Hines, Mynes, Haynes, Hynds, Rhynes, Henes, Heyne, Hypes, Dynes

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Hynes Family Origin

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Hynes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Hynes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Hynes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hynes. A less common occupation for the Hynes family was Farming.

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Hynes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Hynes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hynes in 1942 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hynes

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