Hilt Name Meaning

German: from a short form of Hildebrand or other compound Germanic names formed with hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Hill, Hild, Hils, Hitz, Hilke, Hilty, Hilton, Hitt, Hiltz, Bolt

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Hilt Family Origin

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Hilt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • S

    50%

In 1881, the most common Hilt occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Hilt's were Farmers. Farmer and S were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hilt.

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Hilt Historical Records

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Hilt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Hilt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hilt in 1955 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hilt

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