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 1940, Attorney and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoeffel. 5% of Hoeffel men worked as an Attorney and 8% of Hoeffel women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoeffel were Arco Supervisor and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Attorney
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Arco Supervisor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Hotel Manager
  • Housewife

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

Hoeffel Historical Records

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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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