Hoeffel Family History

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Hoeffel Name Meaning

German (Höf(f)el): topographic name from a diminutive of Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, ‘court’.

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


Similar surnames: Loeffel, Hoeffner, Hoefler, Leffel, Hegel, Hoelzel, Kuffel, Koffel

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Hoeffel Family Origin

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Hoeffel Family Occupations

What did your Hoeffel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, c. Priest Minister Of The Gospel, Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoeffel. The most common Hoeffel occupation in the USA was C. Priest Minister Of The Gospel. 14% of Hoeffel's were C. Priest Minister Of The Gospels. A less common occupation for the Hoeffel family was Hotel Keeper.

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  • C. Priest Minister Of The Gospel

    14%
  • Dress Maker

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Hotel Keeper

    14%

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

Hoeffel Historical Records

What Hoeffel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 899 census records available for the last name Hoeffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoeffel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 119 immigration records available for the last name Hoeffel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 218 military records available for the last name Hoeffel. For the veterans among your Hoeffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoeffel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoeffel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hoeffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoeffel in 1963 was 77, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoeffel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoeffel 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.

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