Huggett Family History

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Huggett Name Meaning

from a pet form of Hugh. habitational name from Huggate in East Yorkshire, possibly named in Old Norse with hugr ‘mound’ (an unattested variant of haugr) + gata ‘road’.

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

Similar surnames: Hargett, Eggett, Hogsett, Huguet, Liggett, Meggett, Burgett, Huyett

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Huggett Family Origin

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Huggett Family Occupations

What did your Huggett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huggett. A less common occupation for the Huggett family was Labourer. The most common Huggett occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Huggett's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer


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

Huggett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Huggett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huggett 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Huggett. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Huggett. For the veterans among your Huggett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huggett Life Expectancy

What is the average Huggett lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Huggett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Huggett in 1962 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huggett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huggett 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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