Afflerbach Family History

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Afflerbach Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a stream running by an apple tree, from Middle High German affal ‘apple’ + bach ‘brook’, or a habitational name from a place name with the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Hollerbach, Feuerbach, Mullenbach, Achenbach, Albach, Fahrbach

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Afflerbach Family Origin

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Afflerbach Family Occupations

What did your Afflerbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Basket Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Afflerbach. A less common occupation for the Afflerbach family was Carpet-Weaver. The most common Afflerbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Afflerbach's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Basket Maker

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpet-Weaver


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

Afflerbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Afflerbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Afflerbach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 75 immigration records available for the last name Afflerbach. 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 Card

There are 376 military records available for the last name Afflerbach. For the veterans among your Afflerbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Afflerbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Afflerbach lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Afflerbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Afflerbach in 1957 was 63, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Afflerbach

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