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Ludolph Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements liud ‘people tribe’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Randolph, Rudolf, Lubold, Luton, Laudon, Dolfi, Dold, Buboltz

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Where is the Ludolph family from?

You can see how Ludolph families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ludolph family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Ludolph families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 11 Ludolph families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Ludolph's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Ludolph families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ludolph surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ludolph ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Ludolph. 100% of Ludolph men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ludolph. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ludolph census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 601 immigration records available for the last name Ludolph. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ludolph. For the veterans among your Ludolph ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ludolph lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ludolph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ludolph in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

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