Howson Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Howson Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Hugh.

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


Similar surnames: Hobson, Hodson, Hewson, Rowson, Howison, Hooton, Pawson, Huson

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Howson Family Origin

Where is the Howson family from?

SHOW MORE

Howson Family Occupations

What did your Howson ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Howson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    39%
  • Going To School

    9%
  • School

    9%
  • Farm Labour

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Howson family was Farm Labour. The most common Howson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Howson's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howson.

Source: Census data for Howson | Data not to scale

Howson Historical Records

What Howson family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Howson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Howson

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Howson Life Expectancy

What is the average Howson lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Howson 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Howson Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name