Haws Family History

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Haws Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Haas. English: variant spelling of Hawes.

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

Similar surnames: Hawse, Hays, Hayn, Hawe, Hahs, Hams, Hawks, Hawn, Havis, Haist

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Haws Family Origin

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Haws Family Occupations

What did your Haws ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Haws family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haws. The most common Haws occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Haws's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Haws Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Haws. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haws 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Haws. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Haws. For the veterans among your Haws ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haws Life Expectancy

What is the average Haws lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Haws life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Haws in 1944 was 21, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haws

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haws 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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