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Hogrefe Name Meaning

North German: occupational and status name from Middle Low German hogreve, a compound of hoch ‘high’ + grefe ‘lord’, ‘supervisor’ (see Graf).

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


Similar surnames: Holtgrewe, Greve, Hoge, Hoeft, Hoger, Hoefs, Hagele, Grefe, Grafe

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Hogrefe Family Origin

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Hogrefe Family Occupations

What did your Hogrefe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hogrefe family was Tanner. Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hogrefe. The most common Hogrefe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hogrefe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    25%
  • Clergyman

    13%
  • Tanner

    13%

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

Hogrefe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hogrefe Life Expectancy

What is the average Hogrefe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hogrefe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hogrefe in 1963 was 71, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hogrefe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hogrefe 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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