Egelhoff Family History

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Egelhoff Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Egilolf (see Egloff).

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


Similar surnames: Egloff, Tegethoff, Bohnhoff, Dethloff, Gerloff, Gerhold, Eickhoff

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Egelhoff Family Origin

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Egelhoff Family Occupations

What did your Egelhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Egelhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Egelhoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egelhoff. A less common occupation for the Egelhoff family was Carriage Manufacturer.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Carriage Manufacturer

    10%

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Egelhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Egelhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Egelhoff lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Egelhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Egelhoff in 1956 was 63, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egelhoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Egelhoff 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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