Taffs Family History

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Taffs 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: Taffe, Taff, Tafel, Raffa, Taaffe, Takes, Taras, Staff, Teaff, Taft

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Taffs Family Origin

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Taffs Family Occupations

What did your Taffs ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Ouvrier was the top reported job for people in the CA named Taffs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Ouvrier
    100%

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

Taffs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Taffs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffs 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 322 immigration records available for the last name Taffs. 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 403 military records available for the last name Taffs. For the veterans among your Taffs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffs Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffs lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Taffs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Taffs in 1964 was 85, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffs 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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