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Dolloff Name Meaning

Probably of Dutch origin, an altered form of Doelhoff, a habitational name from a place named with doel ‘target’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, ‘courtyard’. This could also have been a name for someone in charge of a firing range.

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


Similar surnames: Dillon, Kozloff, Bomhoff, Orloff, Dollens, Dolbow, Kossoff, Dollar

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Dolloff Family Origin

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Dolloff Family Occupations

What did your Dolloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dolloff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Dolloff's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dolloff. A less common occupation for the Dolloff family was Engineer.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Engineer

    2%

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Dolloff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dolloff Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Dolloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Dolloff in 1948 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dolloff 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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