Hylan Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and English Hyland.

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


Similar surnames: Hyland, Hyman, Allan, Mylin, Whyman, Hyles, Herlan, Hollan, Hilman

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Hylan Family Origin

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Hylan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    36%
  • Butter Business

    9%
  • Gardner

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butter Business were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hylan. The most common Hylan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hylan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hylan family was Gardner.

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Hylan Historical Records

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Hylan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Hylan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hylan in 1957 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hylan

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