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Lofthouse Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire called Lofthouse (see Loftus). Americanized form of the Norwegian cognate Lofthus.

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

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Lofthouse Family Origin

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Lofthouse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Miner

    15%
  • Brakeman

    8%
  • Brakes Man

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Miner and Brakeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lofthouse. The most common Lofthouse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lofthouse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lofthouse family was Brakes Man.

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Lofthouse Historical Records

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Lofthouse Life Expectancy

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