Bolf Family History

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Bolf Name Meaning

Apparently of Czech origin; possibly a variant of Volf (see Wolf).

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


Similar surnames: Wolf, Bolz, Rolf, Bold, Bol, Bole, Bolt, Nolf, Boll, Bodi

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Bolf Family Origin

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Bolf Family Occupations

What did your Bolf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bolf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bolf's were Farmers. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bolf. A less common occupation for the Bolf family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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

Bolf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bolf Life Expectancy

What is the average Bolf lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bolf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Bolf in 1958 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bolf 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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