Langhoff Family History

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Langhoff Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia) and Danish: habitational name from a farm (Middle Low German hof), probably one with a long, narrow shape (Middle Low German lank ‘long’) or situated at the side (Middle Low German lanke) of a river or hill.

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


Similar surnames: Saathoff, Aschoff, Ladehoff, Lehnhoff, Althoff, Benshoff, Langholz

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Langhoff Family Origin

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Langhoff Family Occupations

What did your Langhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Langhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Langhoff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Langhoff family was Clerk. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langhoff.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Clerk

    5%

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

Langhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Langhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Langhoff lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Langhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Langhoff in 1952 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langhoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langhoff 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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