Mehrhoff Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mehrhoff Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Meyerhofer.

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

Similar surnames: Mehlhoff, Meyerhoff, Mehlhaff, De Hoff, Bohnhoff, Emhoff, Lenhoff

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mehrhoff Family Origin

Where is the Mehrhoff family from?

Mehrhoff Family Occupations

What did your Mehrhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brick Maker and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehrhoff. The most common Mehrhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Mehrhoff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mehrhoff family was Labor.

View Census data for Mehrhoff | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Brick Maker

  • Dairyman

  • Labor


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

Mehrhoff Historical Records

What Mehrhoff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 917 census records available for the last name Mehrhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehrhoff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mehrhoff

Passenger List

There are 168 immigration records available for the last name Mehrhoff. 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.

View all Mehrhoff immigration records

Draft Card

There are 263 military records available for the last name Mehrhoff. For the veterans among your Mehrhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mehrhoff military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mehrhoff family history.

Mehrhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehrhoff lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Mehrhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Mehrhoff in 1961 was 46, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehrhoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehrhoff 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 Mehrhoff Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name