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Hohner Name Meaning

South German: variant of Höhne (see Hoehne). North German (Höhner): topographic name for a marshland dweller, from hon ‘bog’, ‘marsh’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Bohner, Horner, Hahner, Hosner, Hoehner, Hohler, Honer, Ahner, Downer

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Hohner Family Origin

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Hohner Family Occupations

What did your Hohner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hohner family was Coat Maker. The most common Hohner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Hohner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hohner.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • At Home

    11%
  • Coat Maker

    5%

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

Hohner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hohner Life Expectancy

What is the average Hohner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hohner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hohner in 1957 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hohner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hohner 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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