Hughson Family History

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Hughson Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from Hugh.

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


Similar surnames: Hughston, Hughs, Huson, Hughen, Hewson, Hughes, Hutson, Hudson

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Hughson Family Origin

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Hughson Family Occupations

What did your Hughson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hughson. A less common occupation for the Hughson family was Carpenter. The most common Hughson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hughson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Hughson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hughson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hughson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hughson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hughson. For the veterans among your Hughson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hughson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hughson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hughson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hughson in 1960 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hughson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hughson 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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