Christoffer Family History

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Christoffer Name Meaning

German and Danish: from the personal name Christoffer (see Christopher).

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


Similar surnames: Christoffel, Christoffersen, Christopher, Christoff, Christofferson

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Christoffer Family Origin

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Christoffer Family Occupations

What did your Christoffer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christoffer. A less common occupation for the Christoffer family was Keeps Bakery. The most common Christoffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Christoffer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeps Bakery

    11%

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

Christoffer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Christoffer Life Expectancy

What is the average Christoffer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Christoffer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Christoffer in 1962 was 70, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christoffer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christoffer 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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