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Hockaday Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English Hocedei, Hokedey ‘Hock-day’, the second Tuesday after Easter. This was formerly a time at which rents and dues were paid, and from the 14th century it was a popular festival. The name possibly denoted someone born at this time of year.

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


Similar surnames: Holladay, Hornaday, Hobday, Huckaby, Hocking, Hockley, Hock, Hackley

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Hockaday Family Origin

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Hockaday Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Hockaday occupation in Canada was Laborer. 100% of Hockaday's were Laborers.

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