Altenhofen Family History

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Altenhofen Name Meaning

German: topographic name for a person from a place near an old farmstead, from an inflected form of Middle High German alt ‘old’ + hof ‘farm’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Althoff, Butenhoff, Althen, Steinhoff, Falkenhagen, Ellenbogen

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Altenhofen Family Origin

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Altenhofen Family Occupations

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  • Saloon Keeper

    50%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Altenhofen occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 50% of Altenhofen's were Saloon Keepers. Saloon Keeper and Clerk In Grocery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Altenhofen. A less common occupation for the Altenhofen family was Keeping House.

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Altenhofen Historical Records

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Altenhofen Life Expectancy

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