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Jriffin Family History

Jriffin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Griffin, Ruffin, Rifkin, Griffon, Giffin, Diffin, Raffin, Kniffin

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Where is the Jriffin family from?

You can see how Jriffin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jriffin family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Jriffin families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Jriffin families living in Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Jriffin's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Jriffin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jriffin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 64 census records available for the last name Jriffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jriffin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Jriffin. 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 Cards

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

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