Hoveland Family History

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Hoveland Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Hovland.

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


Similar surnames: Loveland, Hogeland, Howland, Hogland, Hoiland, Cleveland, Hofland

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Hoveland Family Origin

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Hoveland Family Occupations

What did your Hoveland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hoveland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hoveland's were Farmers. Farmer, Grocer and Keeping Bd. House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoveland. A less common occupation for the Hoveland family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Keeping Bd. House

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%

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

Hoveland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hoveland Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoveland lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hoveland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Hoveland in 1942 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoveland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoveland 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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