Colf Family History

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Colf Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Kalf, a variant of Kalb.

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


Similar surnames: Coll, Cole, Wolf, Hoof, Rolf, Poll, Cale, Wolff, Coil, Soll

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Colf Family Origin

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Colf Family Occupations

What did your Colf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colf. The most common Colf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 92% of Colf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    92%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Colf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Colf Life Expectancy

What is the average Colf lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Colf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Colf in 1960 was 45, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colf 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.

Famous Colf Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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