Hounshell Family History

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Hounshell Name Meaning

English: variant of Hounsell. Americanized spelling of German Hauenschild, a variant of Hauschild.

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


Similar surnames: Munsell, Counsell, Houdeshell, Houdyshell, Housel, Stansell, Bonsell

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Hounshell Family Origin

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Hounshell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Brick Mason

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hounshell family was Brick Mason. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hounshell. The most common Hounshell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hounshell's were Farmers.

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Hounshell Historical Records

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Hounshell Life Expectancy

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