Howat Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Hewitt 1.

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


Similar surnames: Howatt, Mowat, Howitt, Bowar, Howett, Howey, Hohlt, Hoda, Honan

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Howat Family Origin

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Howat Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

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Howat Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Howat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Howat in 1956 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howat

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