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Neerhof Family History

Neerhof Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Nearhoof, Meekhof, Neuhoff, Nearhood, Needham, Nemeroff, Neering

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Where is the Neerhof family from?

You can see how Neerhof families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Neerhof family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Neerhof families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 13 Neerhof families living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Neerhof's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Neerhof families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Neerhof surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Neerhof ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Neerhof. 56% of Neerhof men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Neerhof women worked as a Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Proprietor
    23%
  • Propietor
    23%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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What Neerhof family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 205 census records available for the last name Neerhof. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neerhof census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 28 immigration records available for the last name Neerhof. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 29 military records available for the last name Neerhof. For the veterans among your Neerhof ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Neerhof lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Neerhof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Neerhof in 1966 was 74, and 83 in 2003.

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