Longhofer Family History

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Longhofer Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Langhofer, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Langhof.

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


Similar surnames: Ringhofer, Birkhofer, Langner, Locher, Lightner, Fonger, Angerhofer

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Longhofer Family Origin

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Longhofer Family Occupations

What did your Longhofer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Longhofer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Longhofer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Longhofer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Longhofer Life Expectancy

What is the average Longhofer lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Longhofer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Longhofer in 1965 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longhofer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longhofer 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 Longhofer Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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