Hovde Family History

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Hovde Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Hovda.

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


Similar surnames: Hovden, Howd, Hodde, Hoye, Heide, Hovda, Hove, Horne, Herde, Hoda

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Hovde Family Origin

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Hovde Family Occupations

What did your Hovde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hovde family was Painter. Farmer, Farming and Minister Of The Gospel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hovde. The most common Hovde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Hovde's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Minister Of The Gospel

    9%
  • Painter

    9%

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

Hovde Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hovde Life Expectancy

What is the average Hovde lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hovde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hovde in 1944 was 32, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hovde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hovde 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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