Hofmann Family History

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Hofmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hoffmann. The surname in this spelling is also found in Denmark.

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


Similar surnames: Hofman, Hoffmann, Homann, Heymann, Hoffman, Heumann, Hohmann, Hoemann

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Hofmann Family Origin

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Hofmann Family Occupations

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  • Commercial Clerk Export

    20%
  • Dock Labourer

    20%
  • Shopkeeper

    20%
  • Surgical Instrument Maker & Tobacconist

    20%

In 1881, Commercial Clerk Export, Dock Labourer and Shopkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hofmann. A less common occupation for the Hofmann family was Surgical Instrument Maker & Tobacconist. The most common Hofmann occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk Export. 20% of Hofmann's were Commercial Clerk Exports.

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Hofmann Historical Records

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Hofmann Life Expectancy

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Famous Hofmann Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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