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Hover Family History

Hover Name Meaning
Dutch: from a dialect variant of haver ‘oats’, either an occupational name for someone who grew or sold oats, or a habitational name (van Haver), from any of several minor places named with this word.English: possibly a variant of Over, with the addition of an inorganic H-.

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

108,811 Historical Documents with Hover on Ancestry.com
21,786 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,491 Military Records
1,234 Immigration Records
26,871 Census and Voter Lists
55,429 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hover Families

  • Number of Hover families
     81 - 160
     28 - 80
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hover families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Hover families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hover census records

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Hover Family Origin

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Hover Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hover

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Hover Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hover census records

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Hover Civil War Service Records

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