Hillen Family History

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Hillen Name Meaning

Swedish (Hillén): ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius. Dutch and North German: from the personal name Hillin, a derivative of a Germanic personal name formed with hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ as the first element. Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Hilling. English: variant of Hillian.

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


Similar surnames: Hellen, Hiller, Hille, Millen, Hill, Gillen, Hallen, Billen, Pillen

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Hillen Family Origin

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Hillen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Servant

    23%
  • Student

    15%
  • Book Keeper

    8%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hillen. A less common occupation for the Hillen family was Book Keeper. The most common Hillen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 23% of Hillen's were Farmers.

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Hillen Historical Records

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Hillen Life Expectancy

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