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Alfers Family History

Alfers Name Meaning

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

3,187 Historical Documents with Alfers on Ancestry.com
1,300 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
159 Military Records
114 Immigration Records
737 Census and Voter Lists
877 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Alfers Families

  • Number of Alfers families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Alfers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Alfers census records

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Alfers Family Origin

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Alfers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Alfers

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Alfers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Alfers census records

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Military Service by Alfers

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