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Hooghouse Family History

Hooghouse Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Woodhouse, Moorhouse, Holthouse, Outhouse, Hillhouse, Morehouse

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Where is the Hooghouse family from?

You can see how Hooghouse families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hooghouse family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Hooghouse families living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Hooghouse's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Hooghouse families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hooghouse surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hooghouse ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 37 census records available for the last name Hooghouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hooghouse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hooghouse. 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 Cards

There are 5 military records available for the last name Hooghouse. For the veterans among your Hooghouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hooghouse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hooghouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hooghouse in 1963 was 88, and 2 in 2003.

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