Hilson Family History

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Hilson Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic or metronymic from Hill 2.

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


Similar surnames: Hillson, Wilson, Hilton, Philson, Tilson, Gilson, Bilson, Filson

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Hilson Family Origin

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Hilson Family Occupations

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  • 2nd Hand Clothing

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Oil Refiner

    20%
  • Plasterer

    20%

In 1881, the most common Hilson occupation in Canada was 2nd Hand Clothing. 20% of Hilson's were 2nd Hand Clothings. 2nd Hand Clothing, Labourer and Oil Refiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilson. A less common occupation for the Hilson family was Plasterer.

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Hilson Life Expectancy

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