Daffin Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Daffin Name Meaning

English: probably a nickname for a simpleton.

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

Similar surnames: Buffin, Chaffin, Dain, Duffin, Goffin, Laflin, Dallin, Tiffin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Daffin Family Origin

Where is the Daffin family from?

Daffin Family Occupations

What did your Daffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Wood Worker and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Daffin.

View Census data for Daffin | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Wood Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income

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

Daffin Historical Records

What Daffin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Daffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daffin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Daffin

Passenger List

There are 296 immigration records available for the last name Daffin. 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.

View all Daffin immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Daffin military records

You've only scratched the surface of Daffin family history.

Daffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Daffin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Daffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Daffin in 1946 was 30, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Daffin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Daffin 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 Daffin Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name