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Hoehner Name Meaning

German: variant of Hoehn 3 and perhaps of Hoehne 2. North German: reduced form of Hövener, variant of Höfer (see Hoefer).

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


Similar surnames: Hohner, Hoehne, Hoener, Hoepner, Mehner, Hoefner, Soehner, Boehner

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Hoehner Family Origin

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Hoehner Family Occupations

What did your Hoehner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoehner. The most common Hoehner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hoehner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hoehner family was Private Waschmann.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Private Waschmann

    20%

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

Hoehner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hoehner Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoehner lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hoehner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hoehner in 1956 was 49, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoehner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoehner 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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