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Shariff Family History

Shariff Name Meaning
Muslim: variant of Sharif.

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

2,631 Historical Documents with Shariff on Ancestry.com
1,752 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
43 Military Records
253 Immigration Records
284 Census and Voter Lists
299 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Shariff Families

  • Number of Shariff families
     2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Shariff families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Shariff families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Shariff census records

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Shariff Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Shariff

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Shariff Family Occupations

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Military Service by Shariff

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