Offer Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Offer Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): occupational name for a goldsmith, from Anglo-Norman French orfrer, Old French orfevre, Latin aurifaber, from aurum ‘gold’ + faber ‘maker’. Compare French Fèvre (see Lefevre). German: variant of Off. Jewish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Coffer, Offen, Wafer, Offner, Hoffer, Soffer, Hafer, Oller, Ober

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Offer Family Origin

Where is the Offer family from?

Offer Family Occupations

What did your Offer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Offer family was Keeping House. The most common Offer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Offer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Offer.

View Census data for Offer | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Offer Historical Records

What Offer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Offer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Offer 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 Offer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Offer. 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 Offer immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Offer. For the veterans among your Offer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Offer military records

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

Offer Life Expectancy

What is the average Offer lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Offer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Offer in 1951 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Offer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Offer 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 Offer Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name