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Harloff Name Meaning

North German: assimilated form of the personal name Hardelof, a variant of Hardolf, composed of the Germanic elements hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’ + wolf, wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Harruff, Radloff, Gerloff, Harold, Egloff, Orloff, Harle, Rudloff

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Harloff Family Origin

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Harloff Family Occupations

What did your Harloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harloff. The most common Harloff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Harloff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harloff family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

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

Harloff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Harloff Life Expectancy

What is the average Harloff lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Harloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Harloff in 1961 was 58, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harloff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harloff 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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