Loeffelholz Family History

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Loeffelholz Name Meaning

German (Löffelholz): metonymic occupational name for a maker of wooden spoons, from Middle High German leffel, löffel ‘spoon’ + holz ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Loeffel, Loeffler, Leffel, Rebholz, Leffelman, Eichholz, Overholt

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Loeffelholz Family Origin

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Loeffelholz Family Occupations

What did your Loeffelholz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Loeffelholz occupation in the USA was Brass Foundry. 50% of Loeffelholz's were Brass Foundrys. Brass Foundry and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loeffelholz.

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  • Brass Foundry

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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Loeffelholz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loeffelholz Life Expectancy

What is the average Loeffelholz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Loeffelholz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Loeffelholz in 1963 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

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