Hofbauer Family History

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Hofbauer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a farmer (Middle High German gebur(e)) who owned his farm, Middle High German hof, or who farmed in the service of a court, Middle High German hof.

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


Similar surnames: Bauer, Hoffner, Neubauer, Hallbauer, Hofer, Hofacker, Gebauer, Hauer

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Hofbauer Family Origin

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Hofbauer Family Occupations

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  • Druggist

    25%
  • Lumber Yard

    25%
  • Saddler

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hofbauer family was Teamster. The most common Hofbauer occupation in the USA was Druggist. 25% of Hofbauer's were Druggists. Druggist, Lumber Yard and Saddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hofbauer.

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Hofbauer Historical Records

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Hofbauer Life Expectancy

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