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Jinhoff Family History

Jinhoff Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Niehoff, Imhoff, Janoff, Minkoff, Lenhoff, Bishoff, Benhoff, Bohnhoff

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Where is the Jinhoff family from?

You can see how Jinhoff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jinhoff family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 3 Jinhoff families living in Maryland. This was 100% of all the recorded Jinhoff's in USA. Maryland had the highest population of Jinhoff families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jinhoff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jinhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Jinhoff. 100% of Jinhoff men worked as a Farmer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 25 census records available for the last name Jinhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jinhoff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Jinhoff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Jinhoff. For the veterans among your Jinhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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