Hoberman Family History

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Hoberman Name Meaning

German (Höbermann): occupational name for someone whose work involved lifting heavy loads (see Hober) or habitational name for someone from Höver near Ülzen. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a dealer in oats, from Yiddish hober ‘oats’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Hober, Hoverman, Toberman, Berman, Huberman, Obermann, Moerman

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Hoberman Family Origin

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Hoberman Family Occupations

What did your Hoberman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hoberman. 25% of Hoberman men worked as a Carpenter and 34% of Hoberman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoberman were Gents Tailor and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter
    25%
  • Dressmaker
    25%
  • General Grocer
    25%
  • Gents Tailor
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Boarding House Keeper
    17%
  • Cutterout In Dress Factory
    17%
  • Domestic Duties
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hoberman Historical Records

What Hoberman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hoberman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoberman 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 525 immigration records available for the last name Hoberman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 259 military records available for the last name Hoberman. For the veterans among your Hoberman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoberman Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoberman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hoberman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hoberman in 1963 was 83, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoberman

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