Heithoff Family History

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Heithoff Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places called Heidhof in northern Germany, named with Middle Low German heide ‘heath’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Neuhoff, Niehoff, Emshoff, Tegethoff, Benshoff, Lehnhoff, Westhoff

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Heithoff Family Origin

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Heithoff Family Occupations

What did your Heithoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heithoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Heithoff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Heithoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 578 census records available for the last name Heithoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heithoff 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 137 immigration records available for the last name Heithoff. 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 162 military records available for the last name Heithoff. For the veterans among your Heithoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heithoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Heithoff lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Heithoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Heithoff in 1959 was 40, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heithoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heithoff 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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