Hilliker History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Hilliker family
The surname Hilliker was first found in Silesia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century on the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation. Hilliker is in fact the Silesian and Saxonian variation of the word "Hildeger," which was an old German word meaning "spear." Adam Hildiger lived in Liegnitz (Silesia) in 1453, and Hans Hilliger lived in Dresden in 1412.
Early History of the Hilliker family
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Hilliker Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hilger, Hilgert, Hilgers, Hilliger, Hildeger, Hilker and many more.
Early Notables of the Hilliker family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Hilliker is the 15,802nd most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hilliker Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Hilliker Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century