Olthoff Family History

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Olthoff Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name or habitational name from Middle Low German Olde hove ‘old farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Althoff, Hoff, Osthoff, Potthoff, Puthoff, Uthoff, Kalthoff, Bomhoff

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Olthoff Family Origin

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Olthoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, the most common Olthoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Olthoff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Olthoff family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olthoff.

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Olthoff Historical Records

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Olthoff Life Expectancy

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