Hostetler Family History

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Hostetler Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Hochstetler.

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


Similar surnames: Hostettler, Hostetter, Hostutler, Hochstedler, Hoffstetter

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Hostetler Family Origin

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Hostetler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Hostetler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Hostetler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hostetler. A less common occupation for the Hostetler family was Carpenter.

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Hostetler Historical Records

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Hostetler Life Expectancy

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