Rohloff Family History

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Rohloff Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Hrodulf, composed of hrod ‘renown’ + (w)ulf ‘wolf’, for example Rudolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rudloff, Rohlman, Radloff, Ortloff, Harloff, Dethloff, Rohlf, Roelofs

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Rohloff Family Origin

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Rohloff Family Occupations

What did your Rohloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohloff. The most common Rohloff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Rohloff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rohloff family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Rohloff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rohloff Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohloff lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rohloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rohloff in 1957 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rohloff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohloff 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.

Famous Rohloff Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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