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Hakey Family History

Hakey Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Akey, Lakey, Haley, Hakes, Hankey, Chasey, Hawkey, Hake, Oakey, Havey

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Where is the Hakey family from?

You can see how Hakey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hakey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hakey families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Hakey family living in Michigan. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hakey's in the USA. Michigan and 1 other state had the highest population of Hakey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hakey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hakey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hakey. 39% of Hakey men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Hakey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hakey were Machinist and Servant.

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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 Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    39%
  • New Worker
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    27%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Servant
    14%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hakey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hakey 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 217 immigration records available for the last name Hakey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 302 military records available for the last name Hakey. For the veterans among your Hakey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hakey lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hakey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hakey in 1946 was 37, and 61 in 2004.

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