Hofius Family History

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Hofius Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Scandinavian: humanistic name representing a partial Latinization of Hofer.

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

Similar surnames: Hoffa, Tobias, Lenius, Pontius, Rous, Hugus, Hoos, Honick, Rogus

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Hofius Family Origin

Where is the Hofius family from?

Hofius Family Occupations

What did your Hofius ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hofius family was Paper Hanger. The most common Hofius occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hofius's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hofius.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocer

  • Paper Hanger


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

Hofius Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hofius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hofius 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 244 immigration records available for the last name Hofius. 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 236 military records available for the last name Hofius. For the veterans among your Hofius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hofius Life Expectancy

What is the average Hofius lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hofius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hofius in 1954 was 58, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hofius 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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