Howse Family History

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Howse Name Meaning

English (mainly Oxfordshire and Berkshire): variant of Howes.

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

Similar surnames: Rowse, Howe, Hoose, Towse, Hawse, House, Dowse, Howle, Hose, Hoye

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Howse Family Origin

Where is the Howse family from?

Howse Family Occupations

What did your Howse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Howse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Howse's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howse. A less common occupation for the Howse family was Farm Labor.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Labor


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

Howse Historical Records

What Howse family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Howse Life Expectancy

What is the average Howse lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Howse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Howse in 1951 was 24, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howse 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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