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Hildebrandt Surname Meaning

German and Danish: variant of Hildebrand .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Hildenbrandt, Hillebrandt, Hildebrant, Hilderbrandt, Hillebrand

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Where is the Hildebrandt family from?

You can see how Hildebrandt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hildebrandt family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Hildebrandt families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 9 Hildebrandt families living in Lancashire. This was about 64% of all the recorded Hildebrandt's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Hildebrandt families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hildebrandt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hildebrandt ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Hildebrandt. 72% of Hildebrandt women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    72%
  • Shop Assistant (store)
    29%
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Census Records

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Hildebrandt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hildebrandt 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Hildebrandt. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Hildebrandt. For the veterans among your Hildebrandt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hildebrandt lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hildebrandt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hildebrandt in 1943 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

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