Hockett Family History

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Hockett Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English pet form of the Old English personal name Hocca.

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


Similar surnames: Hackett, Duckett, Pickett, Cockett, Stockett, Beckett, Lockett

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Hockett Family Origin

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Hockett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Hockett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hockett's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hockett. A less common occupation for the Hockett family was Farming.

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Hockett Historical Records

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Hockett Life Expectancy

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