Loftin Family History

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Loftin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the suffix -in, from Latin -in(i)us ‘descendant of’. Compare Loften. This is a common name in TX and NC.

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


Similar surnames: Loften, Lofton, Loflin, Lopatin, Latin, Bodin, Luton, Lifton, Boutin

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Loftin Family Origin

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Loftin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loftin family was Farming. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loftin. The most common Loftin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Loftin's were Farmers.

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Loftin Historical Records

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Loftin Life Expectancy

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