Hoehr Family History

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Hoehr 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: Hoehn, Loehr, Roehr, Hehr, Woehr, Hoehl, Hoerr, Boehm, Nohr, Homer

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Hoehr Family Origin

Where is the Hoehr family from?

Hoehr Family Occupations

What did your Hoehr ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bricklayer and Sewing Mach Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hoehr. 34% of Hoehr men worked as a Bricklayer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bricklayer
  • Custom Tailor
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sewing Mach Operator

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

Hoehr Historical Records

What Hoehr family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 99 census records available for the last name Hoehr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoehr census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hoehr

Passenger List

There are 61 immigration records available for the last name Hoehr. 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 22 military records available for the last name Hoehr. For the veterans among your Hoehr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoehr Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoehr lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Hoehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hoehr in 1970 was 82, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoehr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoehr 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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