Verhoeff Family History

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Verhoeff Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Verhoff, Verhoef, Neuhoff, Kerkhoff, Wemhoff, De Hoff, Karhoff

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Verhoeff Family Origin

Where is the Verhoeff family from?

Verhoeff Family Occupations

What did your Verhoeff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Verhoeff. 67% of Verhoeff men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Verhoeff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 882 census records available for the last name Verhoeff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verhoeff 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 664 immigration records available for the last name Verhoeff. 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 138 military records available for the last name Verhoeff. For the veterans among your Verhoeff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Verhoeff Life Expectancy

What is the average Verhoeff lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Verhoeff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Verhoeff in 1963 was 79, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Verhoeff 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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