Tuff Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Tuft.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cuff, Muff, Buff, Luff, Taff, Ruff, Tufts, Tuft, Huff, Taffe

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Tuff Family Origin

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Tuff Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Customs Employee

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Shirt Maker

    13%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker, Customs Employee and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tuff. A less common occupation for the Tuff family was Shirt Maker. The most common Tuff occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 13% of Tuff's were Cabinet Makers.

Source: Census data for Tuff | Data not to scale

Tuff Historical Records

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Tuff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Tuff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tuff in 1962 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuff

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