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Garfin Family History

Garfin Name Meaning

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

1,294 Historical Documents with Garfin on Ancestry
537 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
59 Military Records
119 Immigration Records
410 Census and Voter Lists
169 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Garfin Families

  • Number of Garfin families
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Garfin families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Garfin last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Garfin census records

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Garfin Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Garfin

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Garfin Family Occupations

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Garfin Civil War Service Records

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