Houke Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Houke Family Origin

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Houke Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Clk.

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houke. The most common Houke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Houke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Houke family was Clk..

Source: Census data for Houke | Data not to scale

Houke Historical Records

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Houke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Houke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Houke in 1964 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houke

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