Haaf Name Meaning

North German: variant of Haff. South German: metonymic occupational name for a potter, from Middle High German hafen ‘pot’. Swedish: topographic name, an altered spelling of hav ‘sea’, ‘ocean’, or an adoption of the North German name (see 1 above).

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


Similar surnames: Haag, Haar, Haas, Hanf, Haff, Raak, Hamm, Laas, Hau, Hall

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Haaf Family Origin

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Haaf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Machinest

    11%
  • Bar Keeper

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Haaf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Haaf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Haaf family was Bar Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Machinest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haaf.

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Haaf Historical Records

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Haaf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Haaf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Haaf in 1964 was 71, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haaf

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