Halker Family History

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Halker Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained; possibly a variant spelling of Hawker.

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

Similar surnames: Haler, Haker, Hacker, Walker, Haller, Halper, Hawkes, Hilker, Chalker

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Halker Family Origin

Where is the Halker family from?

Halker Family Occupations

What did your Halker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Halker family was Customs Officer (C S). Blacksmith, Bricklayer and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halker. The most common Halker occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 17% of Halker's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Bricklayer

  • Coal Dealer

  • Customs Officer (C S)


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

Halker Historical Records

What Halker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Halker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halker 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 721 immigration records available for the last name Halker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 468 military records available for the last name Halker. For the veterans among your Halker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halker Life Expectancy

What is the average Halker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Halker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Halker in 1963 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halker 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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