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Alfortish Family History

Alfortish Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Alworth, Forish, Cornish, Walworth, Artis, Forbush, Aldrich, Alford

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Where is the Alfortish family from?

You can see how Alfortish families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Alfortish family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 8 Alfortish families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Alfortish's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Alfortish families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Alfortish surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Alfortish ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Alfortish ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Alfortish family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 106 census records available for the last name Alfortish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alfortish census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Alfortish. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 42 military records available for the last name Alfortish. For the veterans among your Alfortish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Alfortish lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Alfortish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Alfortish in 1964 was 58, and 81 in 2003.

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