Overhoff Family History

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Overhoff Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Verhoff, Overholt, Overdorf, Overdorff, Verhoef, Orloff, Neuhoff

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Overhoff Family Origin

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Overhoff Family Occupations

What did your Overhoff ancestors do for a living?

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

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Overhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 353 census records available for the last name Overhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Overhoff 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 160 immigration records available for the last name Overhoff. 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 325 military records available for the last name Overhoff. For the veterans among your Overhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Overhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Overhoff lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2000, in the United States, Overhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Overhoff in 1966 was 82, and 79 in 2000.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Overhoff 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.

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