Hoel Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in southern Norway, named Hol from Old Norse hóll ‘round hill’, ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoen, Hoey, Hoem, Hoe, Hoell, Hall, Holl, Hoes, Hjelm, Hoy

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Hoel Family Origin

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Hoel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoel family was Carpenter. The most common Hoel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Hoel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoel.

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Hoel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Hoel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoel in 1959 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoel

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