Houp Family History

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Houp Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Hope. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Haub.

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


Similar surnames: Coup, Houg, Houpt, Hoop, Hopp, Roup, Hop, Stoup, Group, Shoup

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Houp Family Origin

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Houp Family Occupations

What did your Houp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Houp family was Laborer. The most common Houp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Houp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houp.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Houp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Houp Life Expectancy

What is the average Houp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Houp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Houp in 1962 was 63, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Houp 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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