Taffy Family History

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Taffy 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, Duffy, Raffa, Taaffe, Tally, Staff, Teaff, Taft

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Taffy Family Origin

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Taffy Family Occupations

What did your Taffy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Bookkeeper was the top reported job for people in the CA named Taffy. 50% of Taffy men worked as a Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

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

Taffy Historical Records

What Taffy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 211 census records available for the last name Taffy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taffy 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 46 immigration records available for the last name Taffy. 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 20 military records available for the last name Taffy. For the veterans among your Taffy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taffy Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffy 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffy

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