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Hockert Name Meaning

German (also Höckert): from a Germanic personal name composed of hugi ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Heckert, Hocker, Volkert, Bickert, Ackert, Dickert, Hoffert, Deckert

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Hockert Family Origin

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Hockert Family Occupations

What did your Hockert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dry Goods Merchant, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hockert. A less common occupation for the Hockert family was Laborer. The most common Hockert occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Merchant. 17% of Hockert's were Dry Goods Merchants.

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  • Dry Goods Merchant

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Gardener

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Hockert Historical Records

What Hockert family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Hockert Life Expectancy

What is the average Hockert lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Hockert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hockert in 1968 was 74, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hockert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hockert 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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