Loff Family History

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Loff Name Meaning

Swedish (Löff): ornamental name from löv ‘leaf’. North German: from a reduced form of Ludolph.

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

Similar surnames: Off, Koff, Boff, Luff, Hoff, Goff, Reff, Eoff, Lose, Roff

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Loff Family Origin

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Loff Family Occupations

What did your Loff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loff family was Machinist. The most common Loff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Loff's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loff.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carriage Maker

  • Machinist


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

Loff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Loff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loff 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Loff. 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 673 military records available for the last name Loff. For the veterans among your Loff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loff Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Loff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Loff in 1956 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loff 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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