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Hucke Family History

Hucke Name Meaning

English: variant of Huck 1. German: topographic name from huck, a dialect word meaning ‘bog’. German: variant of Huck 2 and 3. German (of Slavic origin): pet form of Sorbian hui ‘uncle’.

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


Similar surnames: Huske, Huck, Huckle, Hulke, Humke, Hucker, Hunke, Hacke, Hecke, Zuck

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Where is the Hucke family from?

You can see how Hucke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hucke family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Hucke families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 25 Hucke families living in Illinois. This was about 21% of all the recorded Hucke's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Hucke families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hucke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hucke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hucke. 36% of Hucke men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Hucke women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hucke were Carpenter and Stenographer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Carpenter
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Operator
    14%
  • Saleslady
    14%
  • Stenographer
    14%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hucke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hucke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 774 immigration records available for the last name Hucke. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hucke. For the veterans among your Hucke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hucke lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hucke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hucke in 1960 was 59, and 76 in 2004.

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