Hawkins Family History

Meaning of surname: Hawkins

The English language surname Hawkins originated in the 11th century in Kent, England. Its meaning comes from the word "hawking", meaning "falconry". Hawkins may have evolved to the variant "Haughan" or "O'haughan" due to migration of peoples to Ireland during the Civil War in the 16th century. It is rare as a given name.

We found 2,678,709 Genealogy and Family History Records for Hawkins in our Newspaper Archive.

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39,758 Pictures of Obituaries
9,080 Government Documents
156 Historical Books
52,787 Social Security Death Records

Hawkins Surname

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