Yohe Family History

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Yohe Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German Johe, from a short form of the personal name Johannes.

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

Similar surnames: Rohe, Yohey, Lohse, Mohr, Yohn, Ohl, Bohr, Boe, Voge, Rohm

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Yohe Family Origin

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Yohe Family Occupations

What did your Yohe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yohe family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yohe. The most common Yohe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Yohe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Yohe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Yohe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yohe 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 399 immigration records available for the last name Yohe. 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 Yohe. For the veterans among your Yohe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yohe Life Expectancy

What is the average Yohe lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Yohe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Yohe in 1944 was 31, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yohe 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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