Offerdahl Family History

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Offerdahl Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from farmstead in Sogn named Ofredal, probably from Opra, a river name of uncertain origin, + dal ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Oftedahl, Erdahl, Grendahl, Underdahl, Wigdahl, Rendahl, Jordahl

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Offerdahl Family Origin

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Offerdahl Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Offerdahl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Offerdahl Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Offerdahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Offerdahl in 1962 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

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