Hobgood Family History

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Hobgood Name Meaning

Apparently an altered form of Hopgood.

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


Similar surnames: Hopgood, Haygood, Hood, Hobson, Logwood, Mongold, Toogood, Haigwood

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Hobgood Family Origin

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Hobgood Family Occupations

What did your Hobgood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hobgood. The most common Hobgood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Hobgood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hobgood family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

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

Hobgood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hobgood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hobgood 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 Hobgood

Passenger List

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

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Hobgood Life Expectancy

What is the average Hobgood lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hobgood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hobgood in 1944 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hobgood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hobgood 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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