Hecox Family History

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Hecox Name Meaning

English: perhaps an altered spelling of Hickox, but see also Heacox.

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


Similar surnames: Secoy, Heacox, Recor, Heck, Jacox, Secor, Recob, Heyne, Hefty, Heron

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Hecox Family Origin

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Hecox Family Occupations

What did your Hecox ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hecox family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hecox. The most common Hecox occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Hecox's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Hecox Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hecox. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hecox census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hecox

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hecox. 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 Hecox. For the veterans among your Hecox ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hecox Life Expectancy

What is the average Hecox lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hecox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Hecox in 1946 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hecox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hecox 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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