Knoff Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Knopf or Knauff.

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


Similar surnames: Knouff, Knopf, Knope, Koff, Naff, Eoff, Knop, Knost, Knoy, Poff

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Knoff Family Origin

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Knoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Knoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Knoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knoff. A less common occupation for the Knoff family was Cabinet Maker.

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Knoff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Knoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Knoff in 1944 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knoff

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