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Hooks Family History

Hooks Name Meaning
English: variant of Hook, either in the topographic sense or a patronymic from the nickname. This surname is also established in northern Ireland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

322,098 Historical Documents with Hooks on Ancestry.com
79,577 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,168 Military Records
1,789 Immigration Records
49,699 Census and Voter Lists
179,865 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hooks Families

  • Number of Hooks families
     126 - 250
     43 - 125
     1 - 42
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hooks families
     106 - 210
     36 - 105
     1 - 35
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Hooks families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hooks census records

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Hooks Family Origin

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Hooks Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hooks

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Hooks Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hooks census records

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Hooks Civil War Service Records

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