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Hinker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: descriptive nickname for someone with a limp (see Hink).

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


Similar surnames: Hinken, Hinkel, Kinker, Linker, Hinke, Hilker, Hiniker, Hiller

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Hinker Family Origin

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Hinker Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Shoe Maker

    14%
  • Teamster

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Hinker occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Hinker's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Hinker family was Teamster. Laborer, Farmer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hinker.

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Hinker Historical Records

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Hinker Life Expectancy

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