Hine Family History

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Hine Name Meaning

English (southwestern): occupational name for a servant, from Middle English hine ‘lad’, ‘servant’ (originally a collective term for a body of servants, from an Old English plural noun, hiwan ‘household’). Later in the Middle English period, the word acquired an excrescent -d (see Hind). Americanized spelling of German Hein.

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

Similar surnames: Hind, Hone, Hiner, Pine, Shine, Fine, Vine, Tine, Hines, Line

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Hine Family Origin

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Hine Family Occupations

What did your Hine ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hine. 42% of Hine men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Logger
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Laundress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 89,000 census records available for the last name Hine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hine census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Hine. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 10,000 military records available for the last name Hine. For the veterans among your Hine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hine Life Expectancy

What is the average Hine lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hine in 1954 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

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