Hooff Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Hooff Family Origin

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Hooff Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cabinet Finisher

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hooff family was Cabinet Finisher. The most common Hooff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hooff's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hooff.

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Hooff Historical Records

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Hooff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2001, Hooff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hooff in 1962 was 86, and 93 in 2001.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hooff

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