Ploof Name Meaning

American variant of Canadian French Plouffe. It is a frequent name in VT.

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


Similar surnames: Pluff, Plouff, Bloom, Poor, Plock, Kloos, Gloss, Ploog, Look, Roof

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Ploof Family Origin

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Ploof Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    32%
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Labourer

    18%
  • Farmer; Son

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ploof family was Farmer; Son. The most common Ploof occupation in Canada was Going To School. 32% of Ploof's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ploof.

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Ploof Historical Records

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Ploof Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Ploof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ploof in 1943 was 24, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ploof

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