Guffey Family History

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Guffey Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McGuffey.

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


Similar surnames: Gaffey, Guffy, Duffy, Laffey, Duffey, Duffney, Guffin, Gaffney

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Guffey Family Origin

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Guffey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Guffey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Guffey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guffey. A less common occupation for the Guffey family was Farm Laborer.

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Guffey Historical Records

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Guffey Life Expectancy

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