Hallaway Family History

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Hallaway Name Meaning

English: variant of Alaway, from the Old English personal name Æðelwig, composed of the elements æðel ‘noble’ + wig ‘war’.

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

Similar surnames: Hathaway, Callaway, Alloway, Hollaway, Halloway, Allaway, Halladay

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Hallaway Family Origin

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Hallaway Family Occupations

What did your Hallaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hallaway. A less common occupation for the Hallaway family was Keeping House. The most common Hallaway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hallaway's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Hallaway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Hallaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallaway 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 445 immigration records available for the last name Hallaway. 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 573 military records available for the last name Hallaway. For the veterans among your Hallaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallaway lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hallaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hallaway in 1960 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hallaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallaway 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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