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Laffoon Family History

Laffoon Name Meaning
Southern French (possibly Huguenot): topographic name for someone living near a spring or well; an Americanized form of a southern French pronunciation of Lafont.

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

79,097 Historical Documents with Laffoon on Ancestry
7,954 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,552 Military Records
101 Immigration Records
5,654 Census and Voter Lists
63,836 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Laffoon Families

  • Number of Laffoon families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
    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 Laffoon last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Laffoon Family Origin

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Laffoon Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Laffoon Civil War Service Records

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