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Where is the Hoffman family from?
You can see how Hoffman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hoffman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hoffman families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 428 Hoffman families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 39% of all the recorded Hoffman's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hoffman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hoffman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hoffman. 11% of Hoffman men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Hoffman women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoffman were Clerk and Teacher. .