Wolffe Family History

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Wolffe Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wolf.

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


Similar surnames: Wolfe, Wolff, Woulfe, Wolf, Rolfe, Goffe, Walle, Wollet, Wolfrey

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Wolffe Family Origin

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Wolffe Family Occupations

What did your Wolffe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cammercial Traveller and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wolffe. 8% of Wolffe men worked as a Cammercial Traveller and 48% of Wolffe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wolffe were Fish fruit Salesman and Actress einger

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cammercial Traveller
    8%
  • Chief Insepector In Engineering
    8%
  • Dental Surgeon
    8%
  • Fish fruit Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Domestic
    10%
  • Private Means
    10%
  • Actress einger
    5%

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

Wolffe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wolffe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolffe 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 774 immigration records available for the last name Wolffe. 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 368 military records available for the last name Wolffe. For the veterans among your Wolffe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolffe Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolffe lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Wolffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Wolffe in 1964 was 77, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolffe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolffe 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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