Hochstatter Family History

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Hochstatter Name Meaning

German (also Hochstätter): habitational name from a place called Hochstadt, or topographic name for someone who lived in a high location, from Middle High German hohe + stat ‘place’, ‘location’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Hochstetler, Hochstrasser, Hofstetter, Hochhalter, Hochhauser

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Hochstatter Family Origin

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Hochstatter Family Occupations

What did your Hochstatter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hochstatter. 21% of Hochstatter men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Hochstatter women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hochstatter were Farm Laborer and Governess

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Hand
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Waitress
  • Cashier
  • Governess

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

Hochstatter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hochstatter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hochstatter 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 206 immigration records available for the last name Hochstatter. 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 555 military records available for the last name Hochstatter. For the veterans among your Hochstatter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hochstatter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hochstatter lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Hochstatter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hochstatter in 1966 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hochstatter

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