Haug Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Hugo (see Hugh). Compare Hauck. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Haug, from the indefinite singular form of Old Norse haugr ‘hill’, ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Hauge, Haig, Haag, Haugh, Hagg, Hug, Haun, Haga, Hau, Hall

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Haug Family Origin

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Haug Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haug. A less common occupation for the Haug family was Keeping House. The most common Haug occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Haug's were Farmers.

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Haug Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Haug life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Haug in 1951 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haug

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