Taffa Family History

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Taffa 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: Raffa, Baffa, Taffe, Taff, Staffa, Jaffa, Taira, Tafel, Tata, Taaffe

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Taffa Family Origin

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Taffa Family Occupations

What did your Taffa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Car Repairman and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Taffa. 50% of Taffa men worked as a Car Repairman and 50% of Taffa women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taffa were Materman and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Car Repairman
  • Materman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Dietitian
  • New Worker

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

Taffa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 209 census records available for the last name Taffa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffa 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Taffa. 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 Taffa. For the veterans among your Taffa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffa Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffa 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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