Hove Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name from the plural of hof ‘manor farm’, ‘court’, ‘garden’, or a habitational name from places named with this word, for example in the Belgian provinces of Antwerp and Hainault. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Hove, from the dative singular of Old Norse hof ‘pagan temple’, ‘place of worship’.

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


Similar surnames: Hole, Hope, Howe, Hone, Hose, Love, Hoye, Hoe, Cove, Dove

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Hove Family Origin

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Hove Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Hove occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Hove's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hove. A less common occupation for the Hove family was Brick Mason.

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Hove Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Hove life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hove in 1957 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hove

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