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Howson Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Hugh.

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


Similar surnames: Hobson, Hodson, Hewson, Rowson, Howison, Hooton, Pawson, Huson

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Howson Family Origin

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Howson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Coal & Lumber Dlr.

    4%
  • Cook

    4%

In 1880, farmer, Keeping House and Coal & Lumber Dlr. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howson. A less common occupation for the Howson family was Cook. The most common Howson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Howson's were Farmers.

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Howson Historical Records

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Howson Life Expectancy

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Famous Howson Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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