Ahlf Family History

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Ahlf Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Adolf.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Alf, Rahlf, Ahl, Alff, Nolf, Rohlf, Alm, Ehle, Rolf, Vahl

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Ahlf Family Origin

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Ahlf Family Occupations

What did your Ahlf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ahlf family was Hogranch. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahlf. The most common Ahlf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ahlf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Hogranch

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ahlf ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ahlf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ahlf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahlf census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ahlf. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ahlf. For the veterans among your Ahlf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahlf Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahlf lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ahlf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Ahlf in 1955 was 35, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahlf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahlf ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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