Hosfeld Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Hosfeld Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly a habitational name from a place named Hosenfeld near Fulda (Hesse), or a topographic name (Hossfeld), a derivative of Hose ‘hose’, denoting a field shaped like a leg or a pair of legs (see Hose). Possibly an altered spelling of English Horsfield.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hosfeld Family Origin

Where is the Hosfeld family from?

SHOW MORE

Hosfeld Family Occupations

What did your Hosfeld ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Aft For German Newspaper

    8%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%

In 1880, the most common Hosfeld occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Hosfeld's were Farmers. Farmer, Aft For German Newspaper and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosfeld. A less common occupation for the Hosfeld family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Hosfeld | Data not to scale

Hosfeld Historical Records

What Hosfeld family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hosfeld ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hosfeld

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Hosfeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Hosfeld lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hosfeld 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Hosfeld Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name