Hammock Family History

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Hammock Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This name is very common in GA and TN.

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

Similar surnames: Hadlock, Wammack, Hancock, Cammack, Haylock, Hallock, Haddock

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Hammock Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hammock name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hammock. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Hammock Family Origin

Where is the Hammock family from?

Hammock Family Occupations

What did your Hammock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammock. The most common Hammock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Hammock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hammock family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Hammock Historical Records

What Hammock family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Hammock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hammock census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 565 immigration records available for the last name Hammock. 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 Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Hammock. For the veterans among your Hammock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hammock Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammock lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hammock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hammock in 1943 was 27, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammock ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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