Hoback Family History

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Hoback Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hobach, a habitational name from Hohebach near Künzelsau.

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

Similar surnames: Boback, Koback, Hosack, Hubach, Horack, Reback, Honick, Holck, Back

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Hoback Family Origin

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Hoback Family Occupations

What did your Hoback ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hoback occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Hoback's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoback. A less common occupation for the Hoback family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hoback ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hoback Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hoback. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoback census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 171 immigration records available for the last name Hoback. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoback. For the veterans among your Hoback ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoback Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoback lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hoback life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hoback in 1953 was 27, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoback

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoback ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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