Hostetter Family History

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Hostetter Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Hochstetler without the diminutive infix -l-.

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

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Hostetter Family Origin

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Hostetter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Hostetter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hostetter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hostetter. A less common occupation for the Hostetter family was Laborer.

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Hostetter Historical Records

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Hostetter Life Expectancy

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