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Hoover Family History

Hoover Name Meaning

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

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274,533 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
52,773 Military Records
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Name Distribution of Hoover Families

Hoover census records

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Hoover Family Origin

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Hoover Family Occupations

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Military Service by Hoover

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