Hoyer Name Meaning

North German and Danish: from a Germanic personal name Hucger, a compound of hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + ger ‘spear’. Danish (Høyer, Højer): variant of Hoy 4.

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


Similar surnames: Hoger, Heyer, Honer, Boyer, Homer, Royer, Huger, Hoye, Hayer, Goyer

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Hoyer Family Origin

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Hoyer Family Occupations

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  • Dress Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Hoyer occupation in Canada was Dress Maker. 100% of Hoyer's were Dress Makers.

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Hoyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Hoyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hoyer in 1953 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoyer

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