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Hoffart Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German hochvart ‘pride’, ‘superciliousness’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Buskerud named Hoffar, possibly from Old Norse Hagfura, composed of the element hag- denoting an enclosure + fura ‘fir tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoffert, Hoff, Hoar, Huffer, Hopfer, Moffatt, Hofland, Hollar

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Hoffart Family Origin

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Hoffart Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoffart family was Farmer. Laborer, Barber and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoffart. The most common Hoffart occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Hoffart's were Laborers.

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Hoffart Life Expectancy

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