Hochhalter Family History

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Hochhalter Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow at a high altitude in the mountains, from Middle High German hoch ‘high’ + halte ‘pasture’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant (see Halter).

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


Similar surnames: Hochhauser, Halter, Hochstatter, Hochreiter, Hochstetler, Buchalter

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Hochhalter Family Origin

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Hochhalter Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Shoemaker

    25%
  • Tin Smith

    25%

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In 1880, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hochhalter. The most common Hochhalter occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Hochhalter's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Hochhalter family was Tin Smith.

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Hochhalter Historical Records

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Hochhalter Life Expectancy

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