Taffeny Family History

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Taffeny 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, Taffet, Taffe, Gaffey, Laffey, Caffery, Staffen, Caffey

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Taffeny Family Origin

Where is the Taffeny family from?

Taffeny Family Occupations

What did your Taffeny ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Account was the top reported job for people in the US named Taffeny.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Account

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

Taffeny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17 census records available for the last name Taffeny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffeny 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Taffeny. 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 military records available for the last name Taffeny. For the veterans among your Taffeny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffeny Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffeny lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffeny 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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