Bredehoft Family History

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Bredehoft Name Meaning

North German (Bredehöft): nickname for someone with a broad head, from Middle Low German bred ‘broad’ + hovet ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Bredehoeft, Bredeweg, Witthoft, Brede, Wiedenhoeft, Bredenberg

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Bredehoft Family Origin

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Bredehoft Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bredehoft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Bredehoft's were Farmers. Farmer, Clergyman and Grocer Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bredehoft. A less common occupation for the Bredehoft family was Groceryman.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Clergyman

    9%
  • Grocer Store

    9%
  • Groceryman

    9%

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Bredehoft Historical Records

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Bredehoft Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Bredehoft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bredehoft in 1962 was 84, and 88 in 2004.

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