Efaw Family History

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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

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Efaw Family Origin

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Efaw Family Occupations

What did your Efaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Efaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Efaw's were Farmers. 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.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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.

Efaw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Efaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Efaw lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Efaw

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.

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