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Altendorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, named Altendorf (literally ‘old village’).

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


Similar surnames: Allendorf, Elmendorf, Neuendorf, Hattendorf, Hilgendorf, Altenburg

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Altendorf Family Origin

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Altendorf Family Occupations

What did your Altendorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Altendorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Altendorf's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Altendorf. A less common occupation for the Altendorf family was Peddler Of Notions.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Musician

    17%
  • Peddler Of Notions

    17%

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Altendorf Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Altendorf ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Altendorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Altendorf lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Altendorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Altendorf in 1963 was 75, and 93 in 2004.

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