Honaker Family History

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Honaker Name Meaning

German (Honacker): topographic name from Middle High German hoch ‘high’ (+ dative -n) + acker ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Hofacker, Hoecker, Hanauer, Hayer, Haker, Naser, Hader, Haber

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Honaker Family Origin

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Honaker Family Occupations

What did your Honaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Honaker family was Carpenter. The most common Honaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Honaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Honaker.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Honaker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Honaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Honaker lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Honaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Honaker in 1940 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Honaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Honaker 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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