Huhta Family History

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Huhta Name Meaning

Finnish: habitational name from a farmstead or village so named, from huhta ‘glade’, ‘forest clearing’, commonly denoting an area of land that had been cleared of forest in order to produce farmland. Compare Aho. Villages called Huhta, Huhtaa, and Huhti are found in western Finland. In some cases the American surname may be a shortened form of some other name formed with this word (for example, see Huhtala).

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

Similar surnames: Buchta, Hunt, Hutt, Huhtala, Butta, Hustad, Huerta, Huett, Mehta

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Huhta Family Origin

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Huhta Family Occupations

What did your Huhta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Huhta. 39% of Huhta men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Huhta women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huhta were Labor and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Miner
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper
  • Farm Laborer
  • Secretary

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

Huhta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Huhta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huhta 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 431 immigration records available for the last name Huhta. 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 324 military records available for the last name Huhta. For the veterans among your Huhta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huhta Life Expectancy

What is the average Huhta lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Huhta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Huhta in 1954 was 48, and 45 in 2004.

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