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Wemhoff Name Meaning

North German: from a reduced form of Middle High German widemhof, Middle Low German wedemhof ‘farm belonging to a parsonage’, hence a topographic name or a nickname for someone who worked on or rented such a place.

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


Similar surnames: Imhoff, Emshoff, Bomhoff, Neuhoff, De Hoff, Westhoff, Mehlhoff

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Wemhoff Family Origin

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Wemhoff Family Occupations

What did your Wemhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wemhoff. 36% of Wemhoff men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farmer
    36%
  • Owner
    15%
  • Salesman
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%

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

Wemhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 470 census records available for the last name Wemhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wemhoff 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Wemhoff. 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 89 military records available for the last name Wemhoff. For the veterans among your Wemhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wemhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Wemhoff lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wemhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wemhoff in 1962 was 76, and 70 in 2004.

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