Hancox Family History

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Hancox Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Hancock.

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

Similar surnames: Haycox, Hanson, Hance, Hanscom, Hancock, Hanley, Hiscox, Janco

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Hancox Family Origin

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Hancox Family Occupations

What did your Hancox ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hancox occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Hancox's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hancox. A less common occupation for the Hancox family was Farmer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer


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

Hancox Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Hancox. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hancox 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hancox. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hancox. For the veterans among your Hancox ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hancox Life Expectancy

What is the average Hancox lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hancox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hancox in 1949 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hancox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hancox 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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