Hoban Family History

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Hoban Name Meaning

Irish (Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÚbáin ‘descendant of Úbán’, a personal name of unknown origin.

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

Similar surnames: Hogan, Honan, Horan, Logan, Toran, Ronan, Holan, Ban, Wogan, Hobson

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Hoban Family Origin

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Hoban Family Occupations

What did your Hoban ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hoban. 36% of Hoban men worked as a General Labourer and 79% of Hoban women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoban were General Labourer Heavy Worker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Fitters Labourer
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hoban Historical Records

What Hoban family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Hoban. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoban 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Hoban. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hoban. For the veterans among your Hoban ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoban Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoban lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hoban life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hoban in 1943 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoban

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoban 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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