Hogsett Family History

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Hogsett Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Hogset(h), a habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, mostly from Old Norse Heggsetr, a compound of heggr ‘bird cherry (tree)’ + setr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Hassett, Huggett, Hogsed, Dorsett, Huett, Hogston, Hodnett, Dowsett

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Hogsett Family Origin

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Hogsett Family Occupations

What did your Hogsett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hogsett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Hogsett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hogsett family was Clerk. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hogsett.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Clerk

    4%

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

Hogsett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hogsett Life Expectancy

What is the average Hogsett lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hogsett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hogsett in 1952 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hogsett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hogsett 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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