Hoem Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of eight farms, in particular in Møre og Romsdal, named in Old Norse as Hóheimr, from hór ‘high (up)’ + heimr ‘home’, ‘farmstead’, referring to a farm high up on a mountainside.

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


Similar surnames: Hoey, Hoen, Hoel, Holm, Hoe, Oen, Hoch, Boe, Sem, Hoek

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Hoem Family Origin

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Hoem Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • R.R. Employee

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Hoem occupation in the USA was Butcher. 33% of Hoem's were Butchers. Butcher and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hoem. A less common occupation for the Hoem family was R.R. Employee.

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Hoem Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Hoem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoem in 1958 was 35, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoem

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