Coffman Family History

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Coffman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kaufmann (see Kaufman).

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


Similar surnames: Corfman, Cauffman, Roffman, Koffman, Cosman, Hoffman, Coleman

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Coffman Family Origin

Where is the Coffman family from?

Coffman Family Occupations

What did your Coffman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Coffman occupation in Canada was Laborer. 50% of Coffman's were Laborers. Laborer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Coffman.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Labourer

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Coffman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Coffman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Coffman Life Expectancy

What is the average Coffman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Coffman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Coffman in 1944 was 23, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coffman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coffman 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.

Famous Coffman Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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