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Hawkes Name Meaning

English (mainly central and southeastern England): patronymic from a personal name (see Hawk 1), or a variant of Hawk 2.

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

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Hawkes Family Origin

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Hawkes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Machinist

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hawkes family was Machinist. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hawkes. The most common Hawkes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hawkes's were Farmers.

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Hawkes Life Expectancy

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