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Tafoya Family History

Tafoya Name Meaning
possibly Spanish: variant of Tafolla.

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

81,038 Historical Documents with Tafoya on Ancestry
22,612 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,641 Military Records
638 Immigration Records
14,674 Census and Voter Lists
40,473 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tafoya Families

  • Number of Tafoya families
     126 - 250
     43 - 125
     1 - 42
    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 Tafoya last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Tafoya Family Origin

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Tafoya Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Tafoya Civil War Service Records

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