Housden Family History

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Housden Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Ousden in Suffolk, so named from Old English uf ‘owl’ + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Howden, Holden, Ramsden, Munden, Houston, Hodsdon, House, Housley

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Housden Family Origin

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Housden Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Carman

    3%

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In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Housden. The most common Housden occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Housden's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Housden family was Carman.

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Housden Historical Records

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Housden Life Expectancy

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