Hosack Family History

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Hosack Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained; possibly a habitational name from an unidentified place. Americanized form of Czech and Slovak Husák (see Husak).

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


Similar surnames: Hossack, Boback, Hosick, Hoback, Hoak, Bosak, Hudack, Horack, Horak

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Hosack Family Origin

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Hosack Family Occupations

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  • Barrister And One Of The Metropolitan Magistrates

    17%
  • Commercial Traveller Sponge Trade

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Magistrate, Factor

    17%

In 1881, Barrister And One Of The Metropolitan Magistrates, Commercial Traveller Sponge Trade and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosack. The most common Hosack occupation in the UK was Barrister And One Of The Metropolitan Magistrates. 17% of Hosack's were Barrister And One Of The Metropolitan Magistratess. A less common occupation for the Hosack family was Magistrate, Factor.

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Hosack Historical Records

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Hosack Life Expectancy

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