The Loffet Genealogy and Family Tree Page

Welcome to the Loffet Family page at Surname Finder, a service of Genealogy Today. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Loffet surname. As additional sources for vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Loffet ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!

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The Loffet Family Tree

Everyone has different reasons for building a family tree; your personal motiviation will influence whether the Loffet family tree has more depth or breadth. Have you struck a Loffet brick wall? Read "Efficient and Effective Research Tips" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Loffet Ancestors

Loffet Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Loffet ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know When were Loffet births first recorded in the United States?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Loffet

Census records are among the most useful records available for family tree building. There are currently count of matching Loffet records matching Loffet records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Loffet family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Loffet Surname

There are no clear, concise answers to why or how one of your Loffet ancestors took on the surname. It may have been based on their occupation or a distinguising physical trait. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

Loffet DNA Projects

Don't believe the hype! When DNA testing was first made available for genealogical purposes, some companies boasted how it could solve all your Loffet family tree mysteries. DNA testing can be a useful tool, when applied properly to a given research issue. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Loffet research, read "When do you use DNA?".

Loffet Family History

There is more to exploring your Loffet ancestry than just gathering a bunch of names and dates. Understanding where your ancestors lived, how they were employed, and what they did for fun, may give you a better appreciation of your heritage. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing Where can I find a biography of my Loffet ancestor? is always useful.

Photo Collections

Networking with Loffet Researchers

When it comes families and genealogy research, it's important to remember that different people may have different information: some may even have inherited one-of-a-kind family documents or photos, and the best way to connect with these family members is by posting a message board query -- often in the process of collaboration, you can build a more complete picture of your ancestor or ancestral family. The article "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Loffet queries.

You may also want to consider posting a query to the Community Message Boards at Genealogy Today to get assistance from other researchers on your most elusive Loffet ancestors.

Loffet Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Loffet Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Loffet, contact the folks at ProGenealogists for a free research estimate. You may also find it helpful to read, "When, Why and How to Hire a Professional Genealogist."

RootsWeb search of US Naturalization Records
RootsWeb search of Obituary Daily Times
RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

To recommend your web site/blog for inclusion on this page, please submit a link to the user-contributed directory at Genealogy Today. Your web page may appear once its content has been reviewed by our editors.

Upcoming Loffet Family Reunions

Pedigree charts and family group records are important genealogical tools, so bringing or creating on site a big family pedigree (or family tree) is sure to draw attention; at the same time, have plenty of blank family group sheets available for individual families to complete and submit to go into a "Loffet family record book," which you can then digitize and share -- you can then bring the physical book back to the next reunion, adding new families each time. The article "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Loffet reunion.

See Also

Laffet   Loffe   Offet  

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