Hochmuth Family History

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Hochmuth Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a proud, arrogant, or high-spirited person, from Middle High German hoher muot ‘pride’, ‘joy’, or ‘arrogance’.

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


Similar surnames: Homuth, Schmutz, Hecht, Reichmuth, Hohm, Hochman, Huth, Hochberg

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Hochmuth Family Origin

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Hochmuth Family Occupations

What did your Hochmuth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hochmuth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Hochmuth's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hochmuth. A less common occupation for the Hochmuth family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Grocer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Hochmuth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hochmuth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hochmuth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hochmuth. 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 Hochmuth. For the veterans among your Hochmuth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hochmuth Life Expectancy

What is the average Hochmuth lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hochmuth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Hochmuth in 1954 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hochmuth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hochmuth 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.

Famous Hochmuth Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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