Puthoff Family History

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Puthoff Name Meaning

German (Püthoff): a habitational name from a farm in Westphalia, so named from Middle Low German putte ‘puddle’, ‘pit’, ‘cistern’, ‘well’ (from Latin puteus ‘well’) + hof(f) ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’. Variant of Potthoff.

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


Similar surnames: Uthoff, Althoff, Potthoff, Uphoff, Neuhoff, Hoff, Aschoff, Plumhoff

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Puthoff Family Origin

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Puthoff Family Occupations

What did your Puthoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Puthoff. 39% of Puthoff men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Puthoff women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Puthoff were Machinist and House Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Truck Driver
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Machinist
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    23%
  • Housework
    14%
  • Seamstress
    14%
  • House Wife
    14%

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

Puthoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Puthoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puthoff 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 121 immigration records available for the last name Puthoff. 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 343 military records available for the last name Puthoff. For the veterans among your Puthoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puthoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Puthoff lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Puthoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Puthoff in 1962 was 80, and 16 in 2004.

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