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Hofman Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hofmann (see Hoffmann).

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


Similar surnames: Hoffman, Hopman, Hofmann, Homan, Kofman, Gofman, Osman, Roffman

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Hofman Family Origin

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Hofman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hofman family was Carpenter. The most common Hofman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hofman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hofman.

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Hofman Historical Records

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Hofman Life Expectancy

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