Howk Family History

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Howk Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hauck.

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


Similar surnames: Wowk, Book, Hoock, Shock, Yock, How, Hock, Low, Howe, Wolk

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Howk Family Origin

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Howk Family Occupations

What did your Howk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Howk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Howk's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howk. A less common occupation for the Howk family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Howk Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Howk Life Expectancy

What is the average Howk lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Howk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Howk in 1962 was 72, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howk 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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