Hofacker Family History
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Hofacker Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ + acker ‘field’, a very old field name in Württemberg, probably denoting a field owned by the feudal lord and cultivated on his behalf by his tenants. The surname would have denoted someone living by such a field.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Acker, Honaker, Hacker, Rothacker, Thalacker, Hoecker, Fackler