Kohlhoff Family History

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Kohlhoff Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a market gardener, from Middle High German kolhof ‘vegetable garden’. habitational name from a farm so named or from a hamlet near Speyer in the Palatinate.

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

Similar surnames: Bohnhoff, Nordhoff, Kalthoff, Kozloff, Kallhoff, Mehlhoff, Lehnhoff

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Kohlhoff Family Origin

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Kohlhoff Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Kohlhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Kohlhoff's were Farmers. Farmer and Retired From Furniture were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kohlhoff.

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  • Farmer

  • Retired From Furniture


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Kohlhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kohlhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohlhoff 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 462 immigration records available for the last name Kohlhoff. 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 671 military records available for the last name Kohlhoff. For the veterans among your Kohlhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohlhoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kohlhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kohlhoff in 1944 was 37, and 85 in 2004.

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