Hoot Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Hoot Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hoth. Dutch: variant of Hout.

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

Similar surnames: Hoof, Hort, Hoog, Hoop, Holt, Boot, Hoots, Hohlt, Host, Loo

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hoot Family Origin

Where is the Hoot family from?

Hoot Family Occupations

What did your Hoot ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Chair Caner and Timber Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hoot. The most common Hoot occupation in the UK was Chair Caner. 50% of Hoot's were Chair Caners.

View Census data for Hoot | Data not to scale

  • Chair Caner

  • Timber Merchant


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

Hoot Historical Records

What Hoot family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hoot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoot census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hoot

Passenger List

There are 477 immigration records available for the last name Hoot. 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.

View all Hoot immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoot. For the veterans among your Hoot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hoot military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hoot family history.

Hoot Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoot lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hoot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoot in 1956 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoot 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.

Famous Hoot Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name