Hose Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hose, huse ‘brambles’, ‘thorns’. English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, named from Old English hos, plural of hoh ‘spur of land’ (literally ‘heel’), or a topographic name with the same meaning. English and German: metonymic occupational name from Middle English, Middle Low and High German hose ‘hose’, ‘leggings’, denoting a knitter or seller of hose, or a nickname for someone who habitually wore noticeble legwear. German (Upper Saxony): apparently from a Czech personal name, Hos, a reduced form of Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Rose, Hase, Hole, Hone, Host, Hoe, House, Howe, Hope, Hove

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Hose Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    67%
  • Handiman & F...

    33%

In 1881, the most common Hose occupation in Canada was Servant. 67% of Hose's were Servants. Servant and Handiman & F... were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hose.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Hose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hose in 1953 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hose

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