Hoes Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living between the spurs of two or more hills, from Old English hos, plural of hoh ‘spur of a hill’ (literally ‘heel’). German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hoe, Howes, Hoen, Hees, Goes, Hodes, Hoad, Hoel, Moes, Hons

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Hoes Family Origin

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Hoes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Day Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Hoes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hoes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hoes family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoes.

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Hoes Historical Records

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Hoes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Hoes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hoes in 1957 was 25, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoes

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