Huck Family History

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Huck Name Meaning

English: from the medieval personal name Hucke, perhaps from the Old English personal name Hucca or Ucca, which may in some cases be a pet form of Old English Uhtr?d. Later, however, this name fell completely out of use and the forms became inextricably confused with those of Hugh. German: topographic name from a term meaning ‘bog’. German and Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Hugo (see Hugh).

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


Similar surnames: Hick, Buck, Heck, Duck, Hock, Hack, Luck, Puck, Bick, Hucke

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Huck Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Huck name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Huck. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    44%

  • Germanic Europe

    18%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    6%

  • Norway

    3%

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Huck Family Origin

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Huck Family Occupations

What did your Huck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Huck family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huck. The most common Huck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Huck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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

Huck Historical Records

What Huck family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Huck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huck 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Huck. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Huck. For the veterans among your Huck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huck Life Expectancy

What is the average Huck lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Huck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Huck in 1949 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huck 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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