Birkhofer Family History

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Birkhofer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone any of several places called Birkhof, for instance in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Birkhimer, Berkheiser, Birkner, Birkholz, Burkheimer, Bircher

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Birkhofer Family Origin

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Birkhofer Family Occupations

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

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Birkhofer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Birkhofer Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Birkhofer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Birkhofer in 1962 was 70, and 77 in 2003.

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