Hodgkinson Family History

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Hodgkinson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Hodgkin.

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


Similar surnames: Hodkinson, Hodgkins, Adkinson, Hodgins, Hawkinson, Hankinson

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Hodgkinson Family Origin

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Hodgkinson Family Occupations

What did your Hodgkinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hodgkinson family was Blacksmith. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodgkinson. The most common Hodgkinson occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 15% of Hodgkinson's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Hodgkinson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hodgkinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hodgkinson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hodgkinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1959. The average life expectancy for Hodgkinson in 1955 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hodgkinson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hodgkinson 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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