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H is for handy, the helpful you.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

F is for fun, your zest for life!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hoef

Chris was born on October 11th, 1875. He died on March 5th, 1933.


Richard Vande Hoef is a Member of the Iowa State Senate, Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, Member of theIowa State Senate, and Member of theIowa House of Representatives. Richard was born on May 15th, 1925 in Boyden, Iowa.


Abraham was born in 1611. Abraham is also known as Hyer and Hoeff. He passed away in 1666.


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Fun Facts about the name Hoef

  • How unique is the name Hoef? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Hoef was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Hoef: Your name in reverse order is Feoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Foeh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Hoef born Dec 27, 1955

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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