Houff Name Meaning

English: variant of Huff. Altered spelling of German Hauff.

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


Similar surnames: Hauff, Hoof, Huff, Houts, Wolff, Cluff, Haufe, Puff, Eoff, Huft

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Houff Family Origin

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Houff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Bartender In Saloon

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Clerk In Factory

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Houff family was Clerk In Factory. The most common Houff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Houff's were Farmers. Farmer, Bartender In Saloon and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houff.

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Houff Historical Records

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Houff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2003, Houff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Houff in 1944 was 26, and 80 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houff

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