Howrey Family History

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Howrey Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Howery.

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

Similar surnames: Howry, Howey, Mowrey, Dowdey, Towry, Howley, Howse, Dowey, Lohrey

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Howrey Family Origin

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Howrey Family Occupations

What did your Howrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Howrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Howrey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Howrey family was Boot & Shoe Dealer. Farmer, Coal Miner and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howrey.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Blacksmith

  • Boot & Shoe Dealer


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

Howrey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Howrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Howrey 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Howrey. 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 355 military records available for the last name Howrey. For the veterans among your Howrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Howrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Howrey lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Howrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Howrey in 1950 was 30, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howrey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howrey 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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