Hoye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hoy 1. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Høye, from the dative singular of Old Norse haugr ‘hill’, ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Hole, Howe, Hope, Hove, Hoy, Hoe, Oye, Royse, Foye, Toye

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Hoye Family Origin

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Hoye Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Merchant

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoye. The most common Hoye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Hoye's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hoye family was Merchant.

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Hoye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Hoye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hoye in 1943 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoye

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