Emshoff Family History

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Emshoff Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia): habitational name from a place named ‘farm or manor (Middle Low German hof) on the Ems river’.

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


Similar surnames: Imhoff, Eckhoff, Benshoff, Wemhoff, Lehnhoff, Heithoff, Niehoff

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Emshoff Family Origin

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Emshoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clothier

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

In 1880, the most common Emshoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Emshoff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Emshoff family was Keeping House. Farmer, Clothier and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emshoff.

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Emshoff Historical Records

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Emshoff Life Expectancy

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