Houy Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of various places so named in Nord, or from Huy in the Belgian province of Liège.

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


Similar surnames: Houx, Goy, Hoy, Hoey, Soucy, Hoar, Hope, Hoo, Noury, Hobby

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Houy Family Origin

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Houy Family Occupations

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  • Superanmiated Examiner G P Office Edinburgh

    100%

In 1881, the most common Houy occupation in the UK was Superanmiated Examiner G P Office Edinburgh. 100% of Houy's were Superanmiated Examiner G P Office Edinburghs.

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Houy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2003, Houy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Houy in 1965 was 60, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houy

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