Hon Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or ornamental name from Yiddish hon ‘cock’. Chinese : variant of Han 1.

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


Similar surnames: Horn, Han, Son, Ron, Hoh, Kon, Thon, Hoen, Don, Hohn

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Hon Family Origin

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Hon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hon. A less common occupation for the Hon family was Carpenter. The most common Hon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Hon's were Farmers.

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Hon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Hon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hon in 1944 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hon

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