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Hodges Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hodges name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hodges. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


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Hodges Family Origin

Where is the Hodges family from?

Hodges Family Occupations

What did your Hodges ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Hodges Historical Records

What Hodges family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 424,000 census records available for the last name Hodges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hodges 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 33,000 immigration records available for the last name Hodges. 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 80,000 military records available for the last name Hodges. For the veterans among your Hodges ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hodges Life Expectancy

What is the average Hodges lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hodges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hodges in 1942 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hodges 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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