Hoefler Family History

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Hoefler Name Meaning

German (Höfler): occupational name or status name for the owner or the 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: Hoeffner, Hofer, Hoeffel, Hoefer, Hosler, Roesler, Hegler, Hopfer

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Hoefler Family Origin

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Hoefler Family Occupations

What did your Hoefler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Factory Hand

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Mason

    20%
  • Store Keeper

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hoefler family was Store Keeper. The most common Hoefler occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 40% of Hoefler's were Factory Hands. Factory Hand, Blacksmith and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoefler.

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Hoefler Historical Records

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Hoefler Life Expectancy

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