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Althoff Name Meaning

German (chiefly Westphalia): habitational name for someone who lived at the ‘old farmstead’, from Middle Low German olt, alt ‘old’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Kalthoff, Olthoff, Saathoff, Uthoff, Aschoff, Puthoff, Hoff, Eckhoff

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Althoff Family Origin

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Althoff Family Occupations

What did your Althoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Althoff family was Carpenter. The most common Althoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Althoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Barn Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Althoff.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Barn Carpenter

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Althoff Historical Records

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

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Althoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Althoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Althoff in 1943 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

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