Hokkanen Family History

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Hokkanen Name Meaning

Finnish: from the Karelian personal name Hokka (a derivative of Russian Foka) + the common surname suffix -nen.

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


Similar surnames: Tikkanen, Moilanen, Heikkinen, Niskanen, Jokinen, Raisanen, Koskinen

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Hokkanen Family Origin

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Hokkanen Family Occupations

What did your Hokkanen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hokkanen. 43% of Hokkanen men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Hokkanen women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hokkanen were Farm Work and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Bus Driver
    8%
  • Farm Work
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    34%
  • Housework
    17%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Waitress
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hokkanen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 681 census records available for the last name Hokkanen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hokkanen 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 Hokkanen. 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 227 military records available for the last name Hokkanen. For the veterans among your Hokkanen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hokkanen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hokkanen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hokkanen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hokkanen in 1951 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

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