Hawks Name Meaning

English: variant of or patronymic from Hawk.

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


Similar surnames: Hawkes, Hawke, Hanks, Haws, Hawk, Harts, Hewes, Howes, Hicks, Laws

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Hawks Family Origin

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Hawks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farmer Son

    6%
  • Sailor

    6%
  • Brewer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Hawks occupation in Canada was Farmer. 55% of Hawks's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hawks. A less common occupation for the Hawks family was Brewer.

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Hawks Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Hawks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hawks in 1940 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hawks

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