Vanderhoof Family History

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Vanderhoof Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Hoof): variant of Vanderhoff or Vanderhoef.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderhoff, Vanderhoef, Vanderhoek, Vanderkooi, Vanderloop

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Vanderhoof Family Origin

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Vanderhoof Family Occupations

What did your Vanderhoof ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vanderhoof family was Carpenter. The most common Vanderhoof occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Vanderhoof's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vanderhoof.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Vanderhoof Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vanderhoof Life Expectancy

What is the average Vanderhoof lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Vanderhoof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vanderhoof in 1953 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vanderhoof

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vanderhoof 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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