Hoon Family History

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Hoon Name Meaning

Dutch (de Hoon): nickname from Middle Dutch hoon, hone ‘dangerous’, ‘deceitful’, ‘treacherous’ + the definite article de.

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

Similar surnames: Hoog, Hoop, Horn, Noon, Hoos, Hoof, Hoen, Hood, Hohn, Hook

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Hoon Family Origin

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Hoon Family Occupations

What did your Hoon ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and Fressmakey were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hoon. 23% of Hoon men worked as a Carpenter and 25% of Hoon women worked as a Fressmakey. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoon were Farmer and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
  • Blacksmith
  • Contractor
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Fressmakey
  • Homekeeper
  • Institutrice
  • Nurse

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hoon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Hoon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hoon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoon. For the veterans among your Hoon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoon Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hoon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hoon in 1945 was 44, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoon 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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