Lafary Family History

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Lafary Name Meaning

French: perhaps an Americanized form of Laforge or Lefevre.

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

Similar surnames: Lamark, Laury, Savary, Leary, Lamay, Labay, Lafarge, Canary, Lary

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Lafary Family Origin

Where is the Lafary family from?

Lafary Family Occupations

What did your Lafary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lafary family was Teamster. The most common Lafary occupation in the USA was Farming. 29% of Lafary's were Farmings. Farming, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafary.

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  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Teamster


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

Lafary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 791 census records available for the last name Lafary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafary 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 24 immigration records available for the last name Lafary. 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 133 military records available for the last name Lafary. For the veterans among your Lafary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lafary Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafary lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lafary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lafary in 1955 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lafary 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.

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