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How Wing Family History

How Wing Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Horning, Hoefling, Hoving, Downing, Holling, Bowring, Hotaling

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Where is the How Wing family from?

You can see how How Wing families moved over time by selecting different census years. The How Wing family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 How Wing family living in Washington. This was 100% of all the recorded How Wing's in USA. Washington had the highest population of How Wing families in 1880.
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Census Records

There are 67 census records available for the last name How Wing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, How Wing census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 12 immigration records available for the last name How Wing. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name How Wing. For the veterans among your How Wing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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