Imhof Family History

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Imhof Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Imhoff.

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

Similar surnames: Imhoff, Emhoff, Hof, Bohon, Simmon, Mow, Schoo, Immel, Thon, Ammon

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Imhof Family Origin

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Imhof Family Occupations

What did your Imhof ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Imhof occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Imhof's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Imhof. A less common occupation for the Imhof family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Grocer


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

Imhof Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Imhof. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Imhof 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Imhof. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Imhof. For the veterans among your Imhof ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Imhof Life Expectancy

What is the average Imhof lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Imhof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Imhof in 1951 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Imhof

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Imhof 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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