Rolfs Family History

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Rolfs Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Rolf.

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

Similar surnames: Rolfes, Rolf, Rolls, Roles, Rohlfs, Roelofs, Delfs, Hoefs, Roufs

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Rolfs Family Origin

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Rolfs Family Occupations

What did your Rolfs ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Rolfs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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

Rolfs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rolfs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rolfs 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 Rolfs. 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 993 military records available for the last name Rolfs. For the veterans among your Rolfs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rolfs Life Expectancy

What is the average Rolfs lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rolfs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Rolfs in 1951 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

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