Hodgkiss Family History

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Hodgkiss Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Hodge.

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

Similar surnames: Hodgkins, Hodgkin, Hodgetts, Hodgins, Hodgin, Hotchkiss, Adkins

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Hodgkiss Family Origin

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Hodgkiss Family Occupations

What did your Hodgkiss ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hodgkiss family was Farm Lab. Laborer, Farmer and ... ... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodgkiss. The most common Hodgkiss occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Hodgkiss's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • ... ...

  • Farm Lab


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

Hodgkiss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Hodgkiss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hodgkiss 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hodgkiss. 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 Hodgkiss. For the veterans among your Hodgkiss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hodgkiss Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hodgkiss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hodgkiss in 1946 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hodgkiss 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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