Schoff Family History

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Schoff Name Meaning

variant of Schaub. Occupational name for a juryman (see Schoeff). Possibly a variant spelling of Schaf (see Schaaf).

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


Similar surnames: Schaff, Schoof, Schoeff, Schuff, Schopf, Schiff, Schor, Schork

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Schoff Family Origin

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Schoff Family Occupations

What did your Schoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoff. A less common occupation for the Schoff family was Civil Engineer. The most common Schoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Schoff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Civil Engineer

    2%

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

Schoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Schoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoff 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schoff. 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 Schoff. For the veterans among your Schoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoff lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Schoff in 1957 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoff 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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