Karhoff Family History

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Karhoff Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German kar ‘bowl’, ‘hollow’, for a farm or house on low-lying ground, or from kar ‘turn’, ‘switchback’, for someone living on a bend or turn in a road.

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

Similar surnames: Kallhoff, Kalthoff, Kirchhoff, Kerkhoff, Imhoff, Eckhoff, Uthoff

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Karhoff Family Origin

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Karhoff Family Occupations

What did your Karhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Karhoff. 70% of Karhoff men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Karhoff women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Karhoff were Laborer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper

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

Karhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 982 census records available for the last name Karhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karhoff 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Karhoff. 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 182 military records available for the last name Karhoff. For the veterans among your Karhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Karhoff lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Karhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Karhoff in 1955 was 48, and 63 in 2004.

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