Tordoff Family History

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Tordoff Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): unexplained. This name has had a long association with Wibsey in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, but its etymology is unknown.

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


Similar surnames: Shroff, Gordon, Nondorf, Cordon, Toro, Orloff, Tarnoff, Boroff

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Tordoff Family Origin

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Tordoff Family Occupations

What did your Tordoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tordoff family was Mfg. Covered Stringer. The most common Tordoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tordoff's were Farmers. Farmer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tordoff.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Machinist

    25%
  • Mfg. Covered Stringer

    25%

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

Tordoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tordoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Tordoff lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Tordoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tordoff in 1964 was 81, and 95 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tordoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tordoff 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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