Efaw Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This name is concentrated in WV, and is said to be of German origin, though the etymology remains a mystery.

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


Similar surnames: Faw, Maw, Pfab, Ela, Daw, Fay, Haw, Pfau, Eick, Rew

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Efaw Family Origin

Where is the Efaw family from?

SHOW MORE

Efaw Family Occupations

What did your Efaw ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Efaw family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Efaw. The most common Efaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Efaw's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Efaw | Data not to scale

Efaw Historical Records

What Efaw family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Efaw ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Efaw

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Efaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Efaw lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Efaw 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Efaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Efaw in 1946 was 47, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Efaw

Famous Efaw Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name