Saathoff Family History

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Saathoff Name Meaning

habitational name for someone working or living at a farm named with Middle Low German sat ‘seed’ + hof ‘farmstead’. status name for someone whose holding (Middle Low German sate, ‘sat’ ‘settlement’, ‘land’) extended to one Hufe, an old measure of land.

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

Similar surnames: Althoff, Kalthoff, Aschoff, Langhoff, Heithoff, Potthoff, Olthoff

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Saathoff Family Origin

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Saathoff Family Occupations

What did your Saathoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saathoff family was Sheep Raiser. Farmer, Laborer and Renter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saathoff. The most common Saathoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Saathoff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Renter

  • Sheep Raiser


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Saathoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Saathoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saathoff 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 613 immigration records available for the last name Saathoff. 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 Saathoff. For the veterans among your Saathoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saathoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Saathoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Saathoff in 1949 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

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