Carkhuff Family History

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Carkhuff Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German and Dutch Kerkhoff or German Kirchhoff or any of the numerous North German and Dutch cognates.

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


Similar surnames: Kerkhoff, Nordhoff, Langhoff, Markgraf, Aschoff, Verhoff, Eckhoff

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Carkhuff Family Origin

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Carkhuff Family Occupations

What did your Carkhuff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Carkhuff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Carkhuff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carkhuff family was Druggist. Farmer, Laborer and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carkhuff.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carriage Painter

    4%
  • Druggist

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Carkhuff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carkhuff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carkhuff 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Carkhuff. 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 Carkhuff. For the veterans among your Carkhuff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carkhuff Life Expectancy

What is the average Carkhuff lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Carkhuff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Carkhuff in 1958 was 46, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carkhuff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carkhuff ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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