Taffar Family History

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Taffar 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: Tatar, Safar, Raffa, Jaffer, Saffer, Baffa, Taffet, Taffe, Talwar

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Taffar Family Origin

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Taffar Family Occupations

What did your Taffar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Contractor and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Taffar. 23% of Taffar men worked as a Contractor and 67% of Taffar women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taffar were Farmer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Contractor
  • Operator
  • Dentist
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Taffar Historical Records

What Taffar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 93 census records available for the last name Taffar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Taffar

Passenger List

There are 7 immigration records available for the last name Taffar. 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 30 military records available for the last name Taffar. For the veterans among your Taffar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffar Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffar lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2001, in the United States, Taffar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Taffar in 1968 was 86, and 89 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffar 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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