Nolf Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Arnolf, composed of the Germanic elements arn ‘eagle’ + wulf ‘wolf’. Dutch: from a reduced form of Nodolf, derived from the personal name Odolf by transfer of the final -n in a preceding personal name such as Jan, Simoen. Odolf is composed of the Germanic elements aud ‘wealth’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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

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Nolf Family Origin

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Nolf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nolf family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nolf. The most common Nolf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Nolf's were Farmers.

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Nolf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Nolf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Nolf in 1963 was 63, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nolf

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