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Hoffmeyer Name Meaning

German (Hofmeyer): occupational name for the supervisor (see Meyer) of the manor farm on an estate, Middle High German hof. This surname is also found in Denmark.

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

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Hoffmeyer Family Origin

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Hoffmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoffmeyer. A less common occupation for the Hoffmeyer family was Farming. The most common Hoffmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hoffmeyer's were Farmers.

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Hoffmeyer Historical Records

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Hoffmeyer Life Expectancy

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