Hokenson Family History

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Hokenson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Håkansson or Håkanson (see Hakanson) or the Norwegian and Danish cognates Håkensen and Håkonsen.

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

Similar surnames: Hokanson, Hogenson, Hoganson, Sorenson, Mortenson, Swenson, Hakanson

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Hokenson Family Origin

Where is the Hokenson family from?

Hokenson Family Occupations

What did your Hokenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hokenson family was Tailor. The most common Hokenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 82% of Hokenson's were Farmers. Farmer and Gardiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hokenson.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardiner

  • Tailor


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

Hokenson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hokenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hokenson 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 301 immigration records available for the last name Hokenson. 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 451 military records available for the last name Hokenson. For the veterans among your Hokenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hokenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hokenson lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hokenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hokenson in 1947 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hokenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hokenson 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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