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Howick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and Northumberland. The former is named from Old English hoh ‘spur of a hill’ or hoc ‘hook’ + wic ‘outlying farm’; the latter probably originally had as its first element Old English heah ‘high’, but was later influenced by hoh.

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


Similar surnames: Cowick, Lovick, Wick, Bewick, Goswick, Harwick, Horwich, Hick, Hock

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Howick Family Origin

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Howick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, the most common Howick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Howick's were Farmers. Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Howick. A less common occupation for the Howick family was Laborer.

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Howick Life Expectancy

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