Ludolph Family History

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Ludolph Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements leud, liut ‘famous’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Randolph, Rudolf, Lubold, Luton, Laudon, Dolfi, Dold, Buboltz

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Ludolph Family Origin

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Ludolph Family Occupations

What did your Ludolph ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ludolph family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Axel Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ludolph. The most common Ludolph occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ludolph's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Axel Factory

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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

Ludolph Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ludolph Life Expectancy

What is the average Ludolph lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ludolph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ludolph in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ludolph

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ludolph 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 Ludolph Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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