Effinger Family History

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Effinger Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from a place near Zurich named Effingen or a place in Swabia, near Stuttgart, now called Öffingen.

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


Similar surnames: Emfinger, Emminger, Erlinger, Eminger, Ellinger, Ottinger, Eisinger

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Effinger Family Origin

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Effinger Family Occupations

What did your Effinger ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

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

Effinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Effinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Effinger lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Effinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Effinger in 1959 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Effinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Effinger 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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