Hocking Family History

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Hocking Name Meaning

English (chiefly Devon): from a Middle English pet form of the Old English personal name Hocca. Dutch: patronymic from Hock 4.

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


Similar surnames: Hoskin, Hacking, Cocking, Hickling, Picking, Hockin, Colling, Gosling

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Hocking Family Origin

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Hocking Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    30%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Builder

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%

In 1881, Going To School, Farmer and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hocking. The most common Hocking occupation in Canada was Going To School. 30% of Hocking's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Hocking family was Butcher.

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Hocking Historical Records

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Hocking Life Expectancy

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