Hofland Family History

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Hofland Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a common place name denoting land adjacent to a lord’s court. Norwegian: variant of Hovland.

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


Similar surnames: Holland, Hoyland, Hovland, Lofland, Morland, Howland, Dowland

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Hofland Family Origin

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Hofland Family Occupations

What did your Hofland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hofland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Hofland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hofland family was Keeps House. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hofland.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%

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

Hofland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hofland Life Expectancy

What is the average Hofland lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hofland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hofland in 1961 was 47, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hofland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hofland 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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