Hochgesang Family History

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Hochgesang Name Meaning

variant of Hochsang, topographic name for someone who lived in a high forest clearing made by burning, from Middle High German hohe ‘high’ + gesang, collective noun from sengen ‘to burn’. nickname meaning ‘festival chorus’.

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


Similar surnames: Hochrein, Hochreiter, Hegeman, Hegemann, Hosang, Logemann, Logeman

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Hochgesang Family Origin

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Hochgesang Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeps Saloon

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Watchman In Machine Shop

    25%

In 1880, the most common Hochgesang occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hochgesang's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps Saloon and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hochgesang. A less common occupation for the Hochgesang family was Watchman In Machine Shop.

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Hochgesang Historical Records

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Hochgesang Life Expectancy

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