Rolfs Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Rolf.

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

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Rolfs Family Origin

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Rolfs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rolfs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rolfs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rolfs family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolfs.

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Rolfs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Rolfs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Rolfs in 1951 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolfs

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