Hossack Family History

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Hossack Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Hosack. Germanized form of Czech Husák (see Husak).

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


Similar surnames: Hosack, Hosick, Kossack, Horack, Hudack, Hornack, Kissack, Hock

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Hossack Family Origin

Where is the Hossack family from?

Hossack Family Occupations

What did your Hossack ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Hossack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hossack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hossack 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 Hossack

Passenger List

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

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Hossack Life Expectancy

What is the average Hossack lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hossack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hossack in 1951 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hossack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hossack 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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