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Hoes Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living between the spurs of two or more hills, from Old English hos, plural of hoh ‘spur of a hill’ (literally ‘heel’). German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hoe, Howes, Hoen, Hees, Goes, Hodes, Hoad, Hoel, Moes, Hons

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Hoes Family Origin

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Hoes Family Occupations

What did your Hoes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoes. 21% of Hoes men worked as a Painter and 50% of Hoes women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoes were Farmer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Painter
    21%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Truck Driver
    21%
  • Farmer
    21%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%

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

Hoes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hoes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoes 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 546 immigration records available for the last name Hoes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoes. For the veterans among your Hoes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hoes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hoes in 1957 was 25, and 69 in 2004.

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