Hofferber Family History

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Hofferber Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hofferbert, from Middle Low German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ + the personal name Herber(t), a short form of any of the Germanic names composed with heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoffner, Hoffmeyer, Hoffert, Hoeffner, Herbert, Hofmeister, Roeber

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Hofferber Family Origin

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Hofferber Family Occupations

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Hofferber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hofferber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hofferber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 181 immigration records available for the last name Hofferber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 303 military records available for the last name Hofferber. For the veterans among your Hofferber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hofferber Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hofferber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hofferber in 1957 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

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