Beffa Family History

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Beffa Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a practical joker, from Italian beffa ‘trick’, ‘prank’.

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


Similar surnames: Buffa, Boffa, Baffa, Bena, Bella, Boff, Buffo, Berna, Moffa, Benza

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Beffa Family Origin

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Beffa Family Occupations

What did your Beffa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Confectioner and Furnit Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beffa. The most common Beffa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Beffa's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beffa family was General Store.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Confectioner

    10%
  • Furnit Store

    10%
  • General Store

    10%

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

Beffa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beffa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beffa 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beffa. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Beffa. For the veterans among your Beffa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beffa Life Expectancy

What is the average Beffa lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Beffa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Beffa in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beffa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beffa ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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