Off Name Meaning

North German: from an old German personal name, Offo, from a Germanic form Autfrid, composed of a cognate of Old High German ot ‘wealth’, ‘possession’ + frid(u) ‘peace’.

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

Similar surnames: Boff, Opp, Koff, Hoff, Reff, Ott, Loff, Eoff, Rolf, Puff

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Off Family Origin

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Off Family Occupations

What did your Off ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Off. 45% of Off men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Farmers Son
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper

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

Off Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Off. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Off 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 Off. 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 76,000 military records available for the last name Off. For the veterans among your Off ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Off Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Off life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Off in 1962 was 74, and 80 in 2004.

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