Howk Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hauck.

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


Similar surnames: Wowk, Book, Hoock, Shock, Yock, How, Hock, Low, Howe, Wolk

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Howk Family Origin

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Howk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Howk family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howk. The most common Howk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Howk's were Farmers.

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Howk Historical Records

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Howk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Howk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Howk in 1962 was 72, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howk

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