Hoeckel Family History

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Hoeckel 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: Heckel, Boeckel, Hoecker, Moeckel, Joeckel, Goeckel, Gockel, Noecker

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Hoeckel Family Origin

Where is the Hoeckel family from?

Hoeckel Family Occupations

What did your Hoeckel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoeckel family was Trimmings. The most common Hoeckel occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Hoeckel's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Glass Stainer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoeckel.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Glass Stainer

  • Keeping House

  • Trimmings


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

Hoeckel Historical Records

What Hoeckel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 215 census records available for the last name Hoeckel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoeckel 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Hoeckel. 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 55 military records available for the last name Hoeckel. For the veterans among your Hoeckel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoeckel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoeckel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 1997, in the United States, Hoeckel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Hoeckel in 1960 was 45, and 56 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoeckel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoeckel 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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