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Fornoff Name Meaning

Variant of the German topographic name Vornhof ‘in front of the farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Bomhoff, Harloff, Nordhoff, Fornes, Orndoff, Bornhoft, Ortloff

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Fornoff Family Origin

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Fornoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Barber

    16%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    11%
  • Barber Shop

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Fornoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Fornoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Works In Woolen Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fornoff. A less common occupation for the Fornoff family was Barber Shop.

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Fornoff Life Expectancy

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