Lofty Family History

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Lofty Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Loft, Lofton, Monty, Booty, Mooty, Totty, Doty, Luty, Louth, Douty

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Lofty Family Origin

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Lofty Family Occupations

What did your Lofty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Miner, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lofty. The most common Lofty occupation in the USA was Miner. 23% of Lofty's were Miners. A less common occupation for the Lofty family was Blacksmith.

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  • Miner

    23%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%

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

Lofty Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lofty Life Expectancy

What is the average Lofty lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Lofty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lofty in 1964 was 60, and 87 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lofty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lofty 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.

Famous Lofty Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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