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Hooker Name Meaning

English (mainly southeastern): variant of Hook (in the occupational or topographic and habitational senses), with the addition of the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Hocker, Horner, Booker, Pooler, Hooke, Hooper, Hosler, Hoover, Boozer

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Hooker Family Origin

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Hooker Family Occupations

What did your Hooker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hooker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hooker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hooker family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hooker.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Hooker Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hooker ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hooker Life Expectancy

What is the average Hooker lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Hooker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hooker in 1940 was 58, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hooker 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.

Famous Hooker Family

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