Hoem Family History

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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

What did your Hoem ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Oddman and Solicitors Shorthand Typist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hoem.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Oddman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Solicitors Shorthand Typist

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

Hoem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hoem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoem 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 488 immigration records available for the last name Hoem. 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 271 military records available for the last name Hoem. For the veterans among your Hoem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoem Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoem lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoem 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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