Rohlf Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Rohloff, a variant of Rudolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rahlf, Rolf, Nohl, Nolf, Ahlf, Rolli, Rohn, Rohe, Rohloff, Rohm

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Rohlf Family Origin

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Rohlf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carman

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rohlf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rohlf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rohlf family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohlf.

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Rohlf Historical Records

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Rohlf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Rohlf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rohlf in 1958 was 65, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rohlf

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