Hoehn Name Meaning

South German (Höhn): from an aphetic form of the personal name Johann(es) (see John). North German: from a short form of a Germanic compound name formed with hun ‘bear cub’ or hun ‘giant’ as the first element. German: habitational name from any of several places in Hesse and Bavaria called Höhn.

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


Similar surnames: Hohn, Hoen, Hoehne, Horn, Hehl, John, Kiehn, Oehl, Hoeft, Rohn

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Hoehn Family Origin

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Hoehn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Saloon Keeper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

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Hoehn Historical Records

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Hoehn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Hoehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hoehn in 1948 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoehn

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