Bredehoft Family History

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Bredehoft Name Meaning

North German (Bredehöft): nickname for someone with a broad head, from Middle Low German bred ‘broad’ + hovet ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Bredehoeft, Bredeweg, Witthoft, Brede, Wiedenhoeft, Bredenberg

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Bredehoft Family Origin

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Bredehoft Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Clergyman

    9%
  • Grocer Store

    9%
  • Groceryman

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clergyman and Grocer Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bredehoft. A less common occupation for the Bredehoft family was Groceryman. The most common Bredehoft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Bredehoft's were Farmers.

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Bredehoft Historical Records

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Bredehoft Life Expectancy

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Famous Bredehoft Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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