Howenstine Family History

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Howenstine Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hauenstein.

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


Similar surnames: Holstine, Hartenstine, Whetstine, Anstine, Henline, Bridenstine

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Howenstine Family Origin

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Howenstine Family Occupations

What did your Howenstine ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Howenstine. 11% of Howenstine men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Howenstine women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Howenstine were Salesman and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    23%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Howenstine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Howenstine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Howenstine 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 109 immigration records available for the last name Howenstine. 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 317 military records available for the last name Howenstine. For the veterans among your Howenstine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Howenstine Life Expectancy

What is the average Howenstine lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Howenstine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Howenstine in 1963 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howenstine

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