Howerton Family History

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Howerton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from an unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Howington, Horton, Overton, Atherton, Henton, Emberton, Edgerton

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Howerton Family Origin

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Howerton Family Occupations

What did your Howerton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Howerton family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howerton. The most common Howerton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Howerton's were Farmers.

View Census data for Howerton | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Howerton Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Howerton Life Expectancy

What is the average Howerton lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Howerton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Howerton in 1942 was 34, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howerton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howerton 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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