Huntress Family History

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Huntress Name Meaning

Scottish: apparently from the feminine form of Hunter.

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


Similar surnames: Huntley, Fentress, Burtness, Tress, Montross, Hunter, Hentges, Henkes

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Huntress Family Origin

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Huntress Family Occupations

What did your Huntress ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Huntress family was Blacksmith. The most common Huntress occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Huntress's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huntress.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Keeps House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

Huntress Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Huntress Life Expectancy

What is the average Huntress lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Huntress life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Huntress in 1963 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huntress

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huntress 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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