Houk Name Meaning

Dutch (de Houk): variant of Houck 1, with the definite article, de.

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


Similar surnames: Houck, Hoek, Hock, Houg, Houp, Henk, Louk, Hoak, Hout, Hauk

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Houk Family Origin

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Houk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Houk occupation in the UK was Farmer. 100% of Houk's were Farmers.

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Houk Historical Records

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Houk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Houk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Houk in 1943 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houk

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