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Anfinson Name Meaning

Swedish and Norwegian: patronymic from Anfinn, Old Norse Arnfinnr, a personal name composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + Finnr ‘Finn’, ‘Saami’.

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


Similar surnames: Antonson, Aanenson, Martinson, Anderson, Aspenson, Hankinson

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Anfinson Family Origin

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Anfinson Family Occupations

What did your Anfinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carmer and Farm Laborer By Day were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anfinson. The most common Anfinson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 82% of Anfinson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Anfinson family was Wagonmaker.

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  • Farmer

    82%
  • Carmer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer By Day

    6%
  • Wagonmaker

    6%

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Anfinson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Anfinson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anfinson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Anfinson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Anfinson. For the veterans among your Anfinson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anfinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Anfinson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Anfinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Anfinson in 1958 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anfinson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anfinson 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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