Bomhoff Family History

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Bomhoff Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name composed of Middle Low German bom ‘tree’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Imhoff, Bohnhoff, Wemhoff, Hoff, Uphoff, Eckhoff, Nordhoff, Aschoff

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Bomhoff Family Origin

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Bomhoff Family Occupations

What did your Bomhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bomhoff family was Keeps Boot & Shoe Store. Farmer, Dairy and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bomhoff. The most common Bomhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bomhoff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Dairy

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%
  • Keeps Boot & Shoe Store

    11%

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

Bomhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bomhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Bomhoff lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Bomhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bomhoff in 1960 was 54, and 87 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bomhoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bomhoff 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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