Allendorf Family History

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Allendorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of ten or more places called Allendorf.

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

Similar surnames: Altendorf, Wellendorf, Ohlendorf, Hattendorf, Langendorf, Alsdorf

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Allendorf Family Origin

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Allendorf Family Occupations

What did your Allendorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allendorf. A less common occupation for the Allendorf family was Brick Mason. The most common Allendorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Allendorf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Brick Mason


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

Allendorf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Allendorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Allendorf 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 541 immigration records available for the last name Allendorf. 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 Allendorf. For the veterans among your Allendorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Allendorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Allendorf lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Allendorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Allendorf in 1958 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allendorf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allendorf 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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