Houg Family History

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Houg Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Houge 1. Norwegian: variant spelling of Haug. Altered spelling of German Haug.

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


Similar surnames: Hoag, Houge, Hug, Haug, Houp, Hong, Hoot, Houk, Hoog, Roup

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Houg Family Origin

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Houg Family Occupations

What did your Houg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houg. A less common occupation for the Houg family was Salesman. The most common Houg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Houg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Miller

    6%
  • Salesman

    6%

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

Houg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Houg Life Expectancy

What is the average Houg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Houg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Houg in 1955 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Houg 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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