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Where is the Hawkes family from?
You can see how Hawkes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hawkes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hawkes families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 31 Hawkes families living in Massachusetts. This was about 41% of all the recorded Hawkes's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Hawkes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hawkes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hawkes. 15% of Hawkes men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Hawkes women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hawkes were Truck Driver and Stenographer. .