Haack Name Meaning

North German: occupational name from Middle Low German hoke, hoker ‘huckster’, ‘hawker’, ‘peddler’ or possibly from Middle Low German hake ‘young fellow’. North German and Dutch: from Middle Low German hake, Dutch haak ‘hook’ (e.g. a fish-hook), perhaps a nickname for someone with some deformity such as a hunch back or a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or used hooks.

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


Similar surnames: Hack, Baack, Haar, Laack, Raak, Hock, Heck, Wack, Waack, Slack

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Haack Family Origin

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Haack Family Occupations

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  • Eating House Keeper

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Shirt Cutter

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Haack family was Shirt Cutter. The most common Haack occupation in the UK was Eating House Keeper. 33% of Haack's were Eating House Keepers. Eating House Keeper and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Haack.

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Between 1948 and 2004, Haack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Haack in 1948 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haack

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