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Whitehill Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of various minor places called Whitehill, in Midlothian, Lanarkshire, Kincardineshire, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Whiteside, Whitwell, Whitelaw, Whitehall, Whitehorn, Churchill

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Whitehill Family Origin

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Whitehill Family Occupations

What did your Whitehill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitehill. The most common Whitehill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Whitehill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whitehill family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Whitehill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Whitehill Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitehill lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Whitehill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Whitehill in 1952 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitehill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitehill 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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