Hof Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant spelling of Hoff.

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


Similar surnames: Hoof, Hop, Hom, How, Hoh, Hoff, Hoy, Huft, Haaf, Haff

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Hof Family Origin

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Hof Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Barber

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hof. A less common occupation for the Hof family was Barber. The most common Hof occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Hof's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hof | Data not to scale

Hof Historical Records

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Hof Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Hof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hof in 1952 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hof

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