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Alefantis Family History

Alefantis 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: Leventis, Alanis, Elefante, Lantis, Alexander, Alexis, Arvanitis

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Where is the Alefantis family from?

You can see how Alefantis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Alefantis family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Alefantis family living in California. This was about 33% of all the recorded Alefantis's in USA. California and 2 other states had the highest population of Alefantis families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Alefantis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Alefantis ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 11 census records available for the last name Alefantis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alefantis 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Alefantis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Alefantis. For the veterans among your Alefantis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Alefantis lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2001, in the United States, Alefantis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Alefantis in 1969 was 73, and 86 in 2001.

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