Taffnell Family History

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Taffnell 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: Saffell, Tafel, Carnell, Darnell, Gaffney, Farnell, Parnell, Tinnell

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Taffnell Family Origin

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Taffnell Family Occupations

What did your Taffnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Air Ministry Ward (r A F Pensioner S M 313937) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Taffnell. 34% of Taffnell men worked as an Air Ministry Ward (r A F Pensioner S M 313937)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Air Ministry Ward (r A F Pensioner S M 313937)
  • Clerk Higher Grade Civil
  • Iron Moulder

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Taffnell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40 census records available for the last name Taffnell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffnell 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Taffnell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Taffnell. For the veterans among your Taffnell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffnell Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffnell 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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