Koffman Family History

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Koffman Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kaufmann.German: nickname for a cottager, from Low German kaben, küfe ‘hut’, ‘stable’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoffman, Roffman, Kofman, Dorfman, Goffman, Kolman, Coffman, Kauffman

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Koffman Family Origin

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Koffman Family Occupations

What did your Koffman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Koffman. 10% of Koffman men worked as a Carpenter Heavy Worker and 48% of Koffman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koffman were Cabinet Maker (unemployed) and Company Director fur

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter Heavy Worker
    10%
  • Tailor
    10%
  • 29 Aug 1939 k 130311 Sales Supervisor (soap)
    5%
  • Cabinet Maker (unemployed)
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Ladies Hairdresser
    10%
  • Medical Student
    10%
  • Company Director fur
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Koffman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Koffman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koffman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Koffman. 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 775 military records available for the last name Koffman. For the veterans among your Koffman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koffman Life Expectancy

What is the average Koffman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Koffman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Koffman in 1956 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koffman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koffman 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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