Hoechner Family History

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Hoechner Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hoehner, Boehner, Lechner, Koecher, Hoehne, Hoeffner, Hoepfner

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Hoechner Family Origin

Where is the Hoechner family from?

Hoechner Family Occupations

What did your Hoechner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hoechner occupation in the USA was Carriage Trimmer. 100% of Hoechner's were Carriage Trimmers.

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  • Carriage Trimmer


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

Hoechner Historical Records

What Hoechner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 101 census records available for the last name Hoechner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoechner 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 41 immigration records available for the last name Hoechner. 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 20 military records available for the last name Hoechner. For the veterans among your Hoechner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoechner Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoechner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Hoechner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hoechner in 1962 was 69, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoechner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoechner 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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