Maffett Family History

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Maffett Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt.

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


Similar surnames: Moffett, Muffett, Moffet, Moffitt, Moffit, Moffat, Moffatt, Mcaffee

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Maffett Family Origin

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Maffett Family Occupations

What did your Maffett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Maffett. 18% of Maffett men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Maffett women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maffett were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    16%
  • Housework
    11%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    9%

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

Maffett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Maffett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maffett 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 378 immigration records available for the last name Maffett. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Maffett. For the veterans among your Maffett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maffett Life Expectancy

What is the average Maffett lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Maffett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Maffett in 1940 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

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