Hoel Family History

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Hoel Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in southern Norway, named Hol from Old Norse hóll ‘round hill’, ‘mound’.

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

Similar surnames: Hoen, Hoey, Hoem, Hoe, Hoell, Hall, Holl, Hoes, Hjelm, Hoy

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Hoel Family Origin

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Hoel Family Occupations

What did your Hoel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Store Houseman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hoel. 5% of Hoel men worked as an Assistant Store Houseman and 43% of Hoel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoel were Carpenter and Clerk printiss Factory

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Store Houseman
  • Brass Finisher Sainlard fitter
  • Bricklayer (colliery Rep
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cook
  • Domestic Servant
  • Clerk printiss Factory

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

Hoel Historical Records

What Hoel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hoel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoel 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 Hoel

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hoel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoel. For the veterans among your Hoel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hoel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoel in 1959 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoel 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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