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Hilker Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: variant of Hilke. German and Dutch: variant of Hilger.

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


Similar surnames: Hiller, Hilke, Hilmer, Hinker, Helke, Wilker, Hilber, Hilkert, Hille

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Hilker Family Origin

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Hilker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Salesman

    11%

In 1881, the most common Hilker occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Hilker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hilker family was Salesman. Farmer, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilker.

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Hilker Historical Records

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Hilker Life Expectancy

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