Kalthoff Family History

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Kalthoff Name Meaning

German (Westphalian): habitational name from a place named as ‘the cold farm’, from Middle High German kalt + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, ‘court’.

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

Similar surnames: Althoff, Kallhoff, Saathoff, Heithoff, Aschoff, Puthoff, Karhoff

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Kalthoff Family Origin

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Kalthoff Family Occupations

What did your Kalthoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kalthoff occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Kalthoff's were Laborers. Laborer, Grosery and Horse Shoer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kalthoff. A less common occupation for the Kalthoff family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Laborer

  • Grosery

  • Horse Shoer

  • Retail Grocer


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

Kalthoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kalthoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalthoff 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 365 immigration records available for the last name Kalthoff. 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 377 military records available for the last name Kalthoff. For the veterans among your Kalthoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalthoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalthoff lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kalthoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kalthoff in 1956 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalthoff

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