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Houdeshell Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Haudenschild (see Hauschild).

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


Similar surnames: Howdeshell, Houdyshell, Howdyshell, Hounshell, Goodsell, Rudesill

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Houdeshell Family Origin

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Houdeshell Family Occupations

What did your Houdeshell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Houdeshell. The most common Houdeshell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 92% of Houdeshell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    92%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Houdeshell Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Houdeshell ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Houdeshell Life Expectancy

What is the average Houdeshell lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, Houdeshell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Houdeshell in 1960 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Houdeshell 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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