Hoxie Family History

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Hoxie Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of English Hawksey, a Lancashire name, which Reaney believes may preserve an old form of Hawkshaw, a habitational name from Hawkshaw in Lancashire. Compare Hoxworth.

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

Similar surnames: Howe, Hole, Homme, Houle, Howie, Hope, Holien, Dobie, Holte, Dixie

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Hoxie Family Origin

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Hoxie Family Occupations

What did your Hoxie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoxie. 9% of Hoxie men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Hoxie women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoxie were Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hoxie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Hoxie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoxie 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 863 immigration records available for the last name Hoxie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hoxie. For the veterans among your Hoxie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoxie Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hoxie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hoxie in 1940 was 36, and 84 in 2004.

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