Hyslop Family History

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Hyslop Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: habitational name from an unidentified place in northern England, perhaps so called from Old English hæsel (or the Old Norse equivalent hesli) ‘hazel’ + hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Alsop, Harrop, Harlow, Heslop, Enslow, Hosler, Gallop, Koslow, Hasson

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Hyslop Family Origin

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Hyslop Family Occupations

What did your Hyslop ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hyslop. 40% of Hyslop men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Hyslop women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hyslop were Carpenter and Income

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Engineer
    4%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    19%
  • Dressmaker
    10%
  • Bookkeeper
    7%
  • Income
    7%

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

Hyslop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Hyslop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyslop 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Hyslop. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hyslop. For the veterans among your Hyslop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hyslop Life Expectancy

What is the average Hyslop lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hyslop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hyslop in 1952 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

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