Hoot Family History

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Hoot Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hoth. Dutch: variant of Hout.

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

Similar surnames: Hoof, Hort, Hoog, Hoop, Holt, Boot, Hoots, Hohlt, Host, Loo

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Hoot Family Origin

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Hoot Family Occupations

What did your Hoot ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoot. 22% of Hoot men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Hoot women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoot were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • House Work
  • Waitress
  • Housekeeper

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

Hoot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hoot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoot 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 477 immigration records available for the last name Hoot. 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 Hoot. For the veterans among your Hoot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoot Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoot lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hoot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoot in 1956 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoot 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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