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Hik Family History

Hik 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: Hick, Sik, Vik, Hix, Hink, Hak, Haik, Wik, Ji, Qiu

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Where is the Hik family from?

You can see how Hik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hik family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hik families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Hik family living in Kent. This was about 33% of all the recorded Hik's in United Kingdom. Kent and 1 other county had the highest population of Hik families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hik ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 595 census records available for the last name Hik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hik 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Hik. 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 23 military records available for the last name Hik. For the veterans among your Hik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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