Van Hoff Family History

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Van Hoff Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from a place called Hof or Hoff (see Hoff).

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


Similar surnames: Van Hoy, Van Hove, Van Hout, Van Hook, Van Hoof, Van Tol, Van Note

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Van Hoff Family Origin

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Van Hoff Family Occupations

What did your Van Hoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carriage Painter and Hous Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Van Hoff. The most common Van Hoff occupation in the USA was Carriage Painter. 50% of Van Hoff's were Carriage Painters.

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  • Carriage Painter

    50%
  • Hous Carpenter

    50%

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

Van Hoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Hoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Hoff lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Van Hoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Van Hoff in 1958 was 36, and 44 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Hoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Hoff 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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