Housey Family History

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Housey Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Hause, written thus to preserve the second syllable.

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

Similar surnames: Housel, Houser, Rousey, Housen, Dossey, Shouse, House, Hosley, Tousey

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Housey Family Origin

Where is the Housey family from?

Housey Family Occupations

What did your Housey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Housey family was Gardener Dom Serv. Butcher and Formely A Corn Miller were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Housey. The most common Housey occupation in the UK was Butcher. 33% of Housey's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Formely A Corn Miller

  • Gardener Dom Serv


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

Housey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Housey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Housey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 175 immigration records available for the last name Housey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 214 military records available for the last name Housey. For the veterans among your Housey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Housey Life Expectancy

What is the average Housey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Housey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Housey in 1962 was 70, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Housey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Housey 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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