Neuhoff Family History

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Neuhoff Name Meaning

German: distinguishing epithet for the owner or tenant of a new farm or manor, standardized from Middle Low German nie ‘new’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’ or a habitational name from any of several places so named, for example in Saxony and Thuringia. Compare Niehoff. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Neuhof ‘new yard’.

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

Similar surnames: Niehoff, Hoff, Benshoff, Neuhaus, Nordhoff, De Hoff, Heithoff

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Neuhoff Family Origin

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Neuhoff Family Occupations

What did your Neuhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Neuhoff. 24% of Neuhoff men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Neuhoff women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neuhoff were Lawyer and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Dentist
  • Lawyer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Inspector
  • Proprietor

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

Neuhoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 852 census records available for the last name Neuhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neuhoff 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 909 immigration records available for the last name Neuhoff. 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 877 military records available for the last name Neuhoff. For the veterans among your Neuhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neuhoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Neuhoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Neuhoff in 1956 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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