Gangloff Family History

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Gangloff Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Gangulf, composed of the elements gang ‘walk’ + wolf, wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Harloff, Egloff, Langolf, Radloff, Gerloff, Gangl, Ortloff, Langhoff

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Gangloff Family Origin

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Gangloff Family Occupations

What did your Gangloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gangloff. 18% of Gangloff men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Gangloff women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gangloff were Carpenter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    27%
  • Housework
    20%
  • Secretary
    14%
  • Housewife
    14%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gangloff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gangloff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gangloff 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Gangloff. 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 991 military records available for the last name Gangloff. For the veterans among your Gangloff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gangloff Life Expectancy

What is the average Gangloff lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gangloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gangloff in 1944 was 46, and 59 in 2004.

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