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Hicatt Family History

Hicatt Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hiatt, Hatt, Catt, Hirata, Hyatt, Hitt, Hocutt, Piatt, Licata, Hiott

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Where is the Hicatt family from?

You can see how Hicatt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hicatt family name was found in the USA in 1840. In 1840 there was 1 Hicatt family living in Kentucky. This was 100% of all the recorded Hicatt's in USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Hicatt families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hicatt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hicatt ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hicatt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 45 census records available for the last name Hicatt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hicatt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4 immigration records available for the last name Hicatt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Hicatt. For the veterans among your Hicatt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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