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Hoesly Name Meaning

Swiss German (Hösly): Alemannic diminutive of Hose ‘hose’, ‘leggings’, either from a metonymic occupational name for a maker of these garments or a topographic name from the shape of a field (see Hoeschen).

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


Similar surnames: Hosley, Hoelle, Hoos, Hoehl, Hoes, Haessly, Helf, Hoy, Hesley, Hoerth

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Hoesly Family Origin

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Hoesly Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Retired Farmer

    16%
  • Hotel Keeper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Hoesly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Hoesly's were Farmers. Farmer, Retired Farmer and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoesly. A less common occupation for the Hoesly family was Keeping House.

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Hoesly Historical Records

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Hoesly Life Expectancy

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