Hawke Family History

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Hawke Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hawk.

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

Similar surnames: Hake, Hawkes, Hawks, Hauke, Hawse, Hawker, Hawkey, Hawk, Hawe, Hanken

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Hawke Family Origin

Where is the Hawke family from?

Hawke Family Occupations

What did your Hawke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hawke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Hawke's were Farmers. Farmer, Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hawke. A less common occupation for the Hawke family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Miner

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Hawke Historical Records

What Hawke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 53,000 census records available for the last name Hawke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hawke 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Hawke. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hawke. For the veterans among your Hawke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hawke Life Expectancy

What is the average Hawke lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hawke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hawke in 1954 was 62, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hawke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hawke 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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