Hofmeister Name Meaning

German: occupational name for the chamberlain in a noble household or an official with similar functions in a religious house, from Middle High German hof ‘court’, ‘household’ (originally ‘settlement’, ‘manor farm’) + meister ‘master’. This name was also adopted as an ornamental name by Ashkenazic Jews.

List of People with Surname Hofmeister

As far as we found, there are a total of 836 people with the surname Hofmeister. Among these people surnamed Hofmeister, there are around 239 unique names, with an average of 3 people sharing the same name. Mary Hofmeister, James Hofmeister and Robert Hofmeister are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hofmeister, with 17, 15 and 15 people respectively.

In addition, Our research has shown that Minnesota has the greatest number of people surnamed Hofmeister, with a total of 77 people, and there are a total of 59 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hofmeister, with a total of 65 people and an average of 53 unique names.