Horkey Family History

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Horkey Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Horky.

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


Similar surnames: Shorkey, Berkey, Hosley, Kirkey, Horky, Yerkey, Horney, Gorney, Okey

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Horkey Family Origin

Where is the Horkey family from?

Horkey Family Occupations

What did your Horkey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horkey family was House Carpenter. The most common Horkey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Horkey's were Farmers. Farmer and General Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Horkey.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • General Merchant

    25%
  • House Carpenter

    25%

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

Horkey Historical Records

What Horkey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Horkey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Horkey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Horkey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Horkey. 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 Horkey. For the veterans among your Horkey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Horkey Life Expectancy

What is the average Horkey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Horkey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Horkey in 1963 was 78, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horkey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Horkey 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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