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Hoover Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch huve, a measure of land area (compare German Huber) + -er, suffix of agent nouns; a status name for a landowner or a prosperous small farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Hoovler, Horner, Haver, Horter, Hooker, Boozer, Hoober, Coover

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Hoover Family Origin

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Hoover Family Occupations

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  • Agril Laborer

    33%
  • Surgeons Assistant

    33%
  • Working Jeweller

    33%

In 1881, the most common Hoover occupation in the UK was Agril Laborer. 33% of Hoover's were Agril Laborers. A less common occupation for the Hoover family was Working Jeweller. Agril Laborer and Surgeons Assistant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hoover.

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Hoover Historical Records

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Hoover Life Expectancy

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