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HOOVER - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname HOOVER

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Definition: English form of the German name Huber, meaning "a large measure of land" or "a man who owns a hube (a 30-60 acre parcel of land)," from the Middle High German "huober."

Surname Origin: English

Alternate Surname Spellings: HOVER

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FamilySearch - HOOVER Genealogy
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HOOVER Surname Mailing List
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Surname Finder - HOOVER Genealogy & Family Resources
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Cousin Connect - HOOVER Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - HOOVER Genealogy & Family History
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References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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