Howery Family History

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Howery Name Meaning

English (County Durham): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Towery, Bowery, Howey, Howry, Mowery, Lowery, Dower, Honey, Tower

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Howery Family Origin

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Howery Family Occupations

What did your Howery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Bank Boss were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howery. A less common occupation for the Howery family was Coal Miner. The most common Howery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Howery's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Coal Bank Boss

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

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

Howery Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Howery Life Expectancy

What is the average Howery lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Howery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Howery in 1948 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howery 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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