Hoeffner Family History

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Hoeffner Name Meaning

German (Höffner): occupational name or status name for the owner or manager of an estate, from an agent noun from Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ (see Hoffmann).

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


Similar surnames: Hoffner, Hoefler, Hoepfner, Hoeffel, Reffner, Offner, Loeffler

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Hoeffner Family Origin

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Hoeffner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Saloon Keeper

    9%
  • Bar Keeper

    4%
  • Basket Maker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoeffner family was Basket Maker. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoeffner. The most common Hoeffner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Hoeffner's were Farmers.

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Hoeffner Historical Records

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Hoeffner Life Expectancy

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