Hoeksema Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Hoeksema Name Meaning

Frisian: topographic name for someone living on a corner, Dutch hoek, or habitational name for someone from a place called Hoek(e) (see Hoek 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hoekstra, Hockman, Boomsma, Hoes, Honkomp, Venema, Hockley, Hoesly

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hoeksema Family Origin

Where is the Hoeksema family from?

SHOW MORE

Hoeksema Family Occupations

What did your Hoeksema ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    67%
  • Rector Of Ceceder Church

    33%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer and Rector Of Ceceder Church were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hoeksema. The most common Hoeksema occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Hoeksema's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hoeksema | Data not to scale

Hoeksema Historical Records

What Hoeksema family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hoeksema ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Hoeksema

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Hoeksema Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoeksema lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoeksema 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Hoeksema Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name