History of your Surname
Get access to Haddock family records.Start a free trial

Haddock Family History

Haddock Name Meaning

English:: variant of the Lancashire surname Haydock a habitational name from a place so called near Liverpool which is probably named from Welsh heiddog ‘characterized by barley’. from the Middle English personal name Addoc a pet form of Old English Æddi (itself perhaps derived from one of the names in ēad ‘wealth prosperity’) with prosthetic H-. from Middle English hadduc ‘haddock’ hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller or a nickname for someone supposedly resembling the fish.

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


Similar surnames: Paddock, Hancock, Maddock, Hadlock, Baldock, Haddon, Braddock

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Haddock family from?

You can see how Haddock families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haddock family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Haddock families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 436 Haddock families living in Lancashire. This was about 22% of all the recorded Haddock's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Haddock families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haddock surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haddock ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Haddock. 9% of Haddock men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Haddock women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haddock were Colliery Hewer Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic. .

View Census Data for Haddock | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • General Labourer
    9%
  • Incapacitated
    6%
  • Bricklayer
    4%
  • Colliery Hewer Heavy Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    73%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Haddock family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 63,000 census records available for the last name Haddock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haddock census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Haddock

Passenger Lists

There are 185,000 immigration records available for the last name Haddock. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Haddock immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Haddock. For the veterans among your Haddock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Haddock military records

You've only scratched the surface of Haddock family history

Discover More

What is the average Haddock lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Haddock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Haddock in 1944 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haddock

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Haddock family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial