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Hueske Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hüseke, from Middle Low German hus ‘house’ + diminutive suffix -ke, topographical name for someone living in a small house.

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


Similar surnames: Huske, Huse, Meske, Hulse, Heese, Muske, Humke, Muecke, Hucke, Buske

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Where is the Hueske family from?

You can see how Hueske families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hueske family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Hueske families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 10 Hueske families living in Texas. This was about 29% of all the recorded Hueske's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Hueske families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hueske surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hueske ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hueske. 67% of Hueske men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Hueske women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hueske were Laborer and Maid.

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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
    67%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    50%
  • Maid
    50%
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What Hueske family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 582 census records available for the last name Hueske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hueske 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Hueske. 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 100 military records available for the last name Hueske. For the veterans among your Hueske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hueske lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2003, in the United States, Hueske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hueske in 1942 was 35, and 90 in 2003.

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