Taffany Family History

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Taffany 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: Tiffany, Duffany, Gaffaney, Laffan, Albany, Safran, Takano, Tallant

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Taffany Family Origin

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Taffany Family Occupations

What did your Taffany ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk was the top reported job for people in the US named Taffany.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    100%

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

Taffany Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 102 census records available for the last name Taffany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffany 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Taffany. 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 15 military records available for the last name Taffany. For the veterans among your Taffany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffany Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffany lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1980, in the United States, Taffany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Taffany in 1970 was 90, and 65 in 1980.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffany

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffany 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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