Hake Family History

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Hake Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse byname Haki (cognate with Hook), given originally to someone with a hunched figure or a hooked nose. North German: variant of Haack. Dutch and North German: from the Germanic personal name Hac(c)o, a short form of a compound name beginning with the element hag ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hacke.

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


Similar surnames: Haye, Hacke, Hale, Fake, Hage, Hanke, Bake, Hase, Harke, Haker

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Hake Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hake name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hake. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    47%

  • Germanic Europe

    17%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Norway

    4%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Hake Family Origin

Where is the Hake family from?

Hake Family Occupations

What did your Hake ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hake family was Teamster. Factory Hand, Farmer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hake. The most common Hake occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 40% of Hake's were Factory Hands.

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  • Factory Hand

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laundress

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

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

Hake Historical Records

What Hake family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Hake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hake 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hake. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Hake. For the veterans among your Hake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hake Life Expectancy

What is the average Hake lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hake in 1944 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hake

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hake 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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