Hons Family History

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Hons Name Meaning

Dutch: plural variant of Hoen. Dutch: patronymic from a Germanic personal name (see Hoen 2). French: topographic name from the plural of homme ‘elm’ (Latin ulmus, standard French orme).

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


Similar surnames: Hone, Pons, Hans, Mons, Muns, Fons, Jons, Hoos, Hoes, Bois

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Hons Family Origin

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Hons Family Occupations

What did your Hons ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hons. A less common occupation for the Hons family was County Auditor. The most common Hons occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Hons's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Retail Grocer

    12%
  • County Auditor

    6%

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

Hons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hons 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 751 immigration records available for the last name Hons. 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 790 military records available for the last name Hons. For the veterans among your Hons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hons Life Expectancy

What is the average Hons lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hons in 1962 was 78, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hons

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hons 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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