Hockett Family History

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Hockett Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English pet form of the Old English personal name Hocca.

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


Similar surnames: Hackett, Duckett, Pickett, Cockett, Stockett, Beckett, Lockett

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Hockett Family Origin

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Hockett Family Occupations

What did your Hockett 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 Hockett. 3% of Hockett men worked as a General Labourer and 57% of Hockett women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hockett were Bakers Salesman and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Accetylene Welder
    2%
  • Assistant Insulation Tester
    2%
  • Bakers Salesman
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • None
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%

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

Hockett Historical Records

What Hockett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Hockett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hockett 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 950 immigration records available for the last name Hockett. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hockett. For the veterans among your Hockett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hockett Life Expectancy

What is the average Hockett lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hockett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hockett in 1950 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hockett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hockett 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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