Henry Hoff

28 November 1875–1964 (Age 88)
Frank, Volgograd, Russia

The Life of Henry

When Henry Hoff was born on 28 November 1875, in Frank, Volgograd, Russia, his father, George Hoff, was 26 and his mother, Katharina Margaretha Bender, was 29. He married Maria Katharina Bauer in 1897, in Frank, Saratov, Russia, Soviet Union. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to United States in 1888 and lived in Hastings, Adams, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died in 1964, in Ukraine, Soviet Union, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hoff
1875–1964
Maria Katharina Bauer
1878–1958
Marriage: 1897
Maria Katharina " Marie" Hoff
1899–1996
Anna Elisabeth " Alice" Hoff
1902–
Heinrich " Henry" Hoff
1903–
John Hoff
1906–
Lydia Hoff
1908–
Carl Hoff
1910–
Jacob Hoff
1912–
David Hoff
1914–
Emma Hoff
1916–
Reinhold Hoff
1918–
Robert Hoff
1920–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1897
Frank, Saratov, Russia, Soviet Union
children

(11)

    Female1899–1996Female

    Anna Elisabeth " Alice" Hoff

    Female1902–Female

    Heinrich " Henry" Hoff

    Male1903–Male

    John Hoff

    Male1906–Male

    Lydia Hoff

    Female1908–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1849–1902Male

    Katharina Margaretha Bender

    Female1846–1928Female

siblings

(10)

    George Hoff

    Male1869–1912Male

    Female1870–1967Female

    Katherine Margaretha " Catharina" Hoff

    Female1873–Female

    Grace Hoff

    Female1875–Female

    Male1875–1964Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 North German, Dutch, and Danish: topographic name or status name for the owner of a farm, or occupational name for someone who worked on the main farm in a community, from Middle High and Low German hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, or habitational name from any of the many places named with this word. Compare Hofer .2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Hov, from Old Norse hof ‘sacrificial temple’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Henry Hoff, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Heinrich Hoff in entry for Marie Hoff Klein, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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