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Hiz Family History

Hiz 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: Hix, Hitz, Hiza, Hinz, Ji, Qiu, Han, Li, Kim, Shi

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Where is the Hiz family from?

You can see how Hiz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hiz family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Hiz family living in Alaska. This was about 33% of all the recorded Hiz's in USA. Alaska and 2 other states had the highest population of Hiz families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hiz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hiz ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 59 census records available for the last name Hiz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hiz 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Hiz. 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 9 military records available for the last name Hiz. For the veterans among your Hiz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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