Lofink Family History

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Lofink Name Meaning

German: nickname for a cheerful, independent person, like a finch in the woods, from Middle High German lo ‘brush’, ‘woods’ + vinke ‘finch’.

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

Similar surnames: Fink, Link, Luning, Herink, Lorick, Honick, Hink, Long, Slowiak

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Lofink Family Origin

Where is the Lofink family from?

Lofink Family Occupations

What did your Lofink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lofink occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Lofink's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Alderman and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lofink. A less common occupation for the Lofink family was Farmer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Alderman

  • Barber

  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lofink ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lofink Historical Records

What Lofink family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lofink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lofink 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Lofink. 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 360 military records available for the last name Lofink. For the veterans among your Lofink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lofink Life Expectancy

What is the average Lofink lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lofink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lofink in 1961 was 47, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lofink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lofink 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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