Bartholf Family History

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Bartholf Name Meaning

North German form of Bertolf, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’ + wolf ‘wolf’.

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

Similar surnames: Bertholf, Berthold, Bartoo, Marolf, Barthold, Bartol, Bartel, Bartolo

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Bartholf Family Origin

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Bartholf Family Occupations

What did your Bartholf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bartholf family was Accountant. Farmer, Blacksmith and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartholf. The most common Bartholf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bartholf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Fisherman

  • Accountant


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Bartholf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bartholf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartholf 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Bartholf. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bartholf. For the veterans among your Bartholf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bartholf Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bartholf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bartholf in 1952 was 57, and 70 in 2004.

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