Hoger Name Meaning

German (also Höger): variant of Heger. North German: from the Germanic personal name Hucger, composed of the elements hug ‘head’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + ger ‘spear’. South German: nickname for a hunchback, from Middle High German hoger ‘hump’. French: variant of Ogier.

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


Similar surnames: Hager, Hoyer, Huger, Heger, Roger, Boger, Moger, Hoeger, Hoge, Hofer

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Hoger Family Origin

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Hoger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Tailor

    15%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoger. A less common occupation for the Hoger family was Coal Miner. The most common Hoger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hoger's were Farmers.

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Hoger Historical Records

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Hoger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Hoger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hoger in 1959 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoger

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