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Hofacker Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ + acker ‘field’, a very old field name in Württemberg, probably denoting a field owned by the feudal lord and cultivated on his behalf by his tenants. The surname would have denoted someone living by such a field.

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


Similar surnames: Acker, Honaker, Hacker, Rothacker, Thalacker, Hoecker, Fackler

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Hofacker Family Origin

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Hofacker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Bakery

    5%
  • Barber

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hofacker family was Barber. Farmer, Tailor and Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hofacker. The most common Hofacker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Hofacker's were Farmers.

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Hofacker Life Expectancy

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