Hofrichter Family History

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Hofrichter Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a judge at a manor court, Middle High German hoverihter.

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


Similar surnames: Richter, Hofmeister, Hofstetter, Dichter, Fechter, Lichter, Hirschler

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Hofrichter Family Origin

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Hofrichter Family Occupations

What did your Hofrichter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hofrichter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hofrichter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hofrichter family was Tinsmith. Farmer and Tinner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hofrichter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tinner

    33%
  • Tinsmith

    17%

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Hofrichter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hofrichter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hofrichter lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hofrichter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hofrichter in 1963 was 78, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hofrichter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hofrichter 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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