Hofman Family History

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Hofman Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hofmann (see Hoffmann).

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


Similar surnames: Hoffman, Hopman, Hofmann, Homan, Kofman, Gofman, Osman, Roffman

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Hofman Family Origin

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Hofman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Painter

    17%

In 1881, Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hofman. The most common Hofman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 83% of Hofman's were Farmers.

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Hofman Historical Records

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Hofman Life Expectancy

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Famous Hofman Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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