Plumhoff Family History

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Plumhoff Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Plumhoff in Saxony or from various other places so named (‘plum farm’) (see Plum 1 and Hoff).

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


Similar surnames: Puthoff, Neuhoff, Nordhoff, Heithoff, Hoff, Plumley, Sudhoff, Olthoff

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Plumhoff Family Origin

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Plumhoff Family Occupations

What did your Plumhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plumhoff family was Harness Maker. The most common Plumhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Plumhoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Driving Team were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plumhoff.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Driving Team

    10%
  • Harness Maker

    10%

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

Plumhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plumhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Plumhoff lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Plumhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Plumhoff in 1949 was 43, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plumhoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plumhoff 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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