Hypes Family History

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Hypes Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a variant of English Hipps or Heaps. This is a common name in WV. Compare Hipes.

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


Similar surnames: Hynes, Mynes, Hyles, Haynes, Howes, Hopes, Hyde, Lipes, Nytes, Ayles

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Hypes Family Origin

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Hypes Family Occupations

What did your Hypes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hypes. 17% of Hypes men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Hypes women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hypes were Miner and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    13%
  • Coal Loader
    7%
  • Miner
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    17%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Farmer
    5%

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

Hypes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hypes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hypes 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Hypes. 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 752 military records available for the last name Hypes. For the veterans among your Hypes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hypes Life Expectancy

What is the average Hypes lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hypes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hypes in 1951 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hypes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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