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Howett Name Meaning

English: variant of Hewitt 1.

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

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Howett Family Origin

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Howett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, the most common Howett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Howett's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howett. A less common occupation for the Howett family was Laborer.

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Howett Historical Records

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Howett Life Expectancy

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