Hungate Family History

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Hungate Name Meaning

English: habitational name from various minor places so called, in York, Lincoln, Market Weighton (East Yorkshire), Methley (West Yorkshire), and Sawley (West Yorkshire), all named from Old English hund ‘hound’ or Old Norse hundr + Old Norse gata ‘road’, ‘street’.

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

Similar surnames: Holgate, Tungate, Wingate, Ludgate, Redgate, Huggett, Colgate, Hunt

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Hungate Family Origin

Where is the Hungate family from?

Hungate Family Occupations

What did your Hungate ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hungate family was Stationer. Clerk Mercantile and Newsagent & Fancy Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hungate. The most common Hungate occupation in the UK was Clerk Mercantile. 33% of Hungate's were Clerk Mercantiles.

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  • Clerk Mercantile

  • Newsagent & Fancy Dealer

  • Stationer


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

Hungate Historical Records

What Hungate family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hungate. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hungate 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 285 immigration records available for the last name Hungate. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hungate. For the veterans among your Hungate ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hungate Life Expectancy

What is the average Hungate lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hungate life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Hungate in 1947 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hungate

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hungate 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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