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Hawkins Genealogy & History

Hawkins is a descriptive English surname, derived from Old English "hafoc", meaning hawk, describing someone as fierce as a hawk. The suffix "kins" is a double-patronymic meaning kin of. The name can also be locational, referring to "Hafocing" in Kent and meaning "hawk place", where the Hawkinses held a feudal manor. It might even be a pet name for Henry. Renowned in Hawkins family history are the fierce military heroes Sir John Hawkins and Lord Hawkins, who conquered the Spanish Armada with Sir Francis Drake in 1588, perhaps heeding the family motto "toujours pret", meaning "always ready". Hawkins family genealogy in America dates to the 1630s.


Hawkins Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Bertram Hawkins-- --, 1925April 3,2005VA
B Maureen Hawkins-- --, 1927May 24,2002IL
C Dale Hawkins-- --, 1919May ,1983OK
D Craig Hawkins-- --, 1920July 2,2005VA

Hawkins Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jean Hawkins-- --, 1927July 27,1997Germantown,OH
F Cecile Hawkins-- --, 1930March 3,2003Bella Vista,CA
G Barto Hawkins-- --, 1916April ,1986Wichita,KS
H Frank Hawkins-- --, 1920July ,1986Santa Barbara,CA

Hawkins Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Albert HawkinsDaisy LigonAugust 17,1935Wake, NC
Ben HawkinsIvory CobbSeptember 16,1933Wake, NC
Ernest HawkinsGladys FranklinJune 20,1942Wake, NC
George HawkinsHelen BuchananApril 6,1946Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Hawkins

190th: Greene191st: Riley
192nd: Lawrence193rd: Schneider
194th: Lynch195th: Nguyen
196th: Schultz197th: Grant
198th: Kim199th: Jacobs

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