Honeycutt Family History

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Honeycutt Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Devon named Hunnacott, from either the Old English personal name Huna or Old English hunig ‘honey’ + cot ‘cottage’. There is also a place named Huncoat in Lancashire, which has the same origin, but the distribution of the surname in England suggests that it probably did not contribute to the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Wonnacott, Honeywell, Northcutt, Prescott, Nesbitt, Honey, Hone

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Honeycutt Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Honeycutt name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Honeycutt. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    62%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    20%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

  • Norway

    3%

  • Sweden

    2%

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Honeycutt Family Origin

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Honeycutt Family Occupations

What did your Honeycutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Honeycutt. The most common Honeycutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Honeycutt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Honeycutt family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Honeycutt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Honeycutt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Honeycutt 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 750 immigration records available for the last name Honeycutt. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Honeycutt. For the veterans among your Honeycutt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Honeycutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Honeycutt lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Honeycutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Honeycutt in 1942 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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