Jost Wilhelm Hoff

Maleabout 1670–30 December 1732

Brief Life History of Jost Wilhelm

When Jost Wilhelm Hoff was born about 1670, in Weidelbach, Spangenberg, Schwalm-Eder-Kreis, Hesse, Germany, his father, Johannes Hoff, was 30 and his mother, Anna Magdalena Rubsamen, was 30. He married Anna Maria Haas on 13 July 1704, in Ewersbach, Dietzhölztal, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 30 December 1732, in his hometown, at the age of 63.

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Jost Wilhelm Hoff
Anna Maria Haas
Marriage: 13 July 1704
Johann Jost Hoff
Jost Daniel Hoff
Joes Hoff
Johann Georg Hoff
Jost Wilhelm Hoff

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  • Jois Hoff in entry for Joes Hoff, "Germany, Rhineland, Diocese of Trier, Catholic Church Records, 1704-1957"

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  • Marriage
    13 July 1704Ewersbach, Dietzhölztal, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hesse, Germany
  • Children (6)

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    Name Meaning

    North German, Dutch, and Danish: topographic name or status name for the owner of a farm, or an occupational name for someone who worked on the main farm in a community, from Middle High and Low German hof ‘farmstead, manor farm’, or a habitational name from any of the many places called with this word. Compare Hof , Hofer , and Hoffmann , and also Huff .

    Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Hov, from Old Norse hof ‘sacrificial temple’. Compare Huff .

    English: variant of Hough .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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