Taffett Family History

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Taffett 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: Taffet, Maffett, Reffett, Taffe, Duffett, Targett, Buffett, Tackett

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Taffett Family Origin

Where is the Taffett family from?

Taffett Family Occupations

What did your Taffett ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Plaster was the top reported job for people in the CA named Taffett.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Plaster

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

Taffett Historical Records

What Taffett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37 census records available for the last name Taffett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffett 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Taffett. 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 3 military records available for the last name Taffett. For the veterans among your Taffett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffett Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffett lifespan?

Average Taffett life expectancy in 1977 was 30 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffett 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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