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Hoffer Family History

Hoffer Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hofer.

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

157,411 Historical Documents with Hoffer on Ancestry
47,542 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,859 Military Records
4,075 Immigration Records
29,542 Census and Voter Lists
70,393 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hoffer Families

  • Number of Hoffer families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Hoffer families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hoffer census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Hoffer Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry. You can find out where the majority of the Hoffer families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Hoffer Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Hoffer families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

Emigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Hoffer Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Hoffer census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Hoffer ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Hoffer

Did the Hoffers fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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