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Hofeldt Name Meaning

North German: topographic name composed of Middle Low German hov, hof ‘manor farm’, ‘farmstead’ + velt ‘open country’. This and variants such as Hofeld, Hoffeld(e) are also common place names all over Germany (compare Hofacker); the surname may be a habitational name from one of these.

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


Similar surnames: Affeldt, Holdt, Hosfeld, Cofield, Feld, Hoeft, Hobel, Von Feldt

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Hofeldt Family Origin

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Hofeldt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Hofeldt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Hofeldt's were Farmers.

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Hofeldt Historical Records

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Hofeldt Life Expectancy

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