Conniff Family History

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Conniff Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cunniff. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Koneff, from a diminutive of Knabe ‘boy’, or Knappe (Caneppele) ‘boy’, ‘page’; later, ‘miner’ (see Konefal).

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


Similar surnames: Canniff, Cunniffe, Condiff, Caniff, Cundiff, Connick, Cunniff, Ronnie

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Conniff Family Origin

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Conniff Family Occupations

What did your Conniff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conniff. The most common Conniff occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Conniff's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Conniff family was Stone Mason.

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Stone Mason

    3%

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

Conniff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Conniff Life Expectancy

What is the average Conniff lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Conniff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Conniff in 1952 was 57, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conniff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conniff 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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