Taffin Family History

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Taffin 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: Gaffin, Raffin, Tiffin, Daffin, Laffin, Tarin, Laflin, Coffin, Duffin

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Taffin Family Origin

Where is the Taffin family from?

Taffin Family Occupations

What did your Taffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, House Maid and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Taffin. 50% of Taffin men worked as a House Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • House Maid
    50%
  • Salesman
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Teacher
    100%

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

Taffin Historical Records

What Taffin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 281 census records available for the last name Taffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffin 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 158 immigration records available for the last name Taffin. 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 39 military records available for the last name Taffin. For the veterans among your Taffin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Taffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Taffin in 1963 was 74, and 94 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffin 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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