Hosier Family History

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Hosier Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of leggings, from an agent derivative of Middle English hose (Old English hosa). Hose was the regular term for garments worn on the legs until the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Hosler, Hosner, Hoster, Hollier, Losier, Horner, Osmer, Doster, Hober

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Hosier Family Origin

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Hosier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosier. The most common Hosier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hosier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hosier family was Farm Laborer.

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Hosier Historical Records

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Hosier Life Expectancy

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