Hose Family History

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Hose Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hose, huse ‘brambles’, ‘thorns’. English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, named from Old English hos, plural of hoh ‘spur of land’ (literally ‘heel’), or a topographic name with the same meaning. English and German: metonymic occupational name from Middle English, Middle Low and High German hose ‘hose’, ‘leggings’, denoting a knitter or seller of hose, or a nickname for someone who habitually wore noticeble legwear. German (Upper Saxony): apparently from a Czech personal name, Hos, a reduced form of Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Rose, Hase, Hole, Hone, Host, Hoe, House, Howe, Hope, Hove

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Hose Family Origin

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Hose Family Occupations

What did your Hose ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Hose's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hose. A less common occupation for the Hose family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Hose Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hose Life Expectancy

What is the average Hose lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hose in 1953 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hose

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hose 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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