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Where is the Hillis family from?
You can see how Hillis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hillis family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hillis families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 150 Hillis families living in Ontario. This was about 68% of all the recorded Hillis's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hillis families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hillis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hillis. 59% of Hillis men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Hillis women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hillis were Carpenter and Farmer.