Hoog Family History

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Hoog Name Meaning

Swedish (Höög): nickname for a tall person from hög ‘high’, ‘tall’, possibly a soldier’s name. Dutch (de Hoog) and North German: nickname from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German hooch ‘high’, in the sense of ‘noble’, ‘proud’, ‘of high status’.

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

Similar surnames: Hoof, Hoop, Hoch, Moog, Hook, Hoos, Hoon, Hood, Shoop, Hooge

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Hoog Family Origin

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Hoog Family Occupations

What did your Hoog ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoog. 19% of Hoog men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Hoog women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoog were Carpenter and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework

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

Hoog Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Hoog. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoog 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hoog. 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 714 military records available for the last name Hoog. For the veterans among your Hoog ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoog Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoog lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hoog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hoog in 1947 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

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