Hoelter Family History

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Hoelter Name Meaning

German: habitational name from several places in Westphalia called Hölt and Holt.

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

Similar surnames: Holter, Hoster, Boelter, Hoelzer, Hoeller, Koelzer, Heeter, Holster

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Hoelter Family Origin

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Hoelter Family Occupations

What did your Hoelter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoelter family was School Teacher. The most common Hoelter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hoelter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Pastor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoelter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Pastor

  • School Teacher


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

Hoelter Historical Records

What Hoelter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 743 census records available for the last name Hoelter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoelter 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 56 immigration records available for the last name Hoelter. 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 105 military records available for the last name Hoelter. For the veterans among your Hoelter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoelter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoelter lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Hoelter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hoelter in 1966 was 72, and 97 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoelter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoelter 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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