Hofer Family History
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Hofer Name Meaning
South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived at, worked on, or managed a farm, from Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, ‘court’ + the agent suffix -er. Compare Hoffmann.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hober, Hopfer, Homer, Hafer, Hoger, Hayer, Hoefer, Kober, Holter