Hogue Family History

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Hogue Name Meaning

French (Hogué): topographic name from a diminutive of hogue, derived from Old Norse haugr ‘hill’, or a habitational name either from places in Calvados, Eure, and Manche called La Hogue or from Le Hoguet in Seine-Maritime.

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

Similar surnames: Hole, Homme, Hegge, Hoye, Hope, Voge, Sogge, Hege, Houy, Gue

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Hogue Family Origin

Where is the Hogue family from?

Hogue Family Occupations

What did your Hogue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hogue. The most common Hogue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hogue's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hogue family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Hogue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Hogue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hogue 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hogue. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Hogue. For the veterans among your Hogue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hogue Life Expectancy

What is the average Hogue lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hogue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1950. The average life expectancy for Hogue in 1944 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hogue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hogue 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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