Hooven Family History

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Hooven Name Meaning

Shortened form of Dutch ten Hooven or van den Hooven, a topographic name for someone who lived by some gardens.

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


Similar surnames: Hooten, Holen, Hover, Hoover, Woolen, Coover, Loven, Koven, Hovey

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Hooven Family Origin

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Hooven Family Occupations

What did your Hooven ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hooven. A less common occupation for the Hooven family was Keeping House. The most common Hooven occupation in the USA was Laborer. 11% of Hooven's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Hooven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hooven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hooven 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hooven. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hooven. For the veterans among your Hooven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hooven Life Expectancy

What is the average Hooven lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hooven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hooven in 1963 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hooven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hooven 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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