Houg Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Houge 1. Norwegian: variant spelling of Haug. Altered spelling of German Haug.

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


Similar surnames: Hoag, Houge, Hug, Haug, Houp, Hong, Hoot, Houk, Hoog, Roup

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Houg Family Origin

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Houg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Miller

    6%
  • Salesman

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Houg family was Salesman. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houg. The most common Houg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Houg's were Farmers.

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Houg Historical Records

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Houg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Houg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Houg in 1955 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houg

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