Hoh Name Meaning

German (also Höh): topographic name or nickname from Middle High German hoch, ho ‘high’ (see Hoch). Chinese: variant of Hu.

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

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Hoh Family Origin

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Hoh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%
  • Hair Spinner

    6%

In 1880, the most common Hoh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hoh's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoh. A less common occupation for the Hoh family was Hair Spinner.

Source: Census data for Hoh | Data not to scale

Hoh Historical Records

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Hoh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hoh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hoh in 1954 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoh

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