Hoffmaster Family History

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Hoffmaster Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German Hofmeister.

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


Similar surnames: Huffmaster, Burmaster, Lowmaster, Hoffmeister, Master, Hoffpauir

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Hoffmaster Family Origin

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Hoffmaster Family Occupations

What did your Hoffmaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoffmaster. The most common Hoffmaster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Hoffmaster's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hoffmaster family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hoffmaster ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hoffmaster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hoffmaster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoffmaster 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hoffmaster. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoffmaster. For the veterans among your Hoffmaster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoffmaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoffmaster lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hoffmaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Hoffmaster in 1959 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoffmaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoffmaster ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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