Halferty Family History

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Halferty Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAilbheartaigh ‘descendant of Ailbeartach’, a personal name or byname probably derived from ilbeartach ‘accomplished’.

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


Similar surnames: Lafferty, Haverty, Rafferty, Haggerty, Halley, Gallery, Mallery

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Halferty Family Origin

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Halferty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halferty. A less common occupation for the Halferty family was Laborer. The most common Halferty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Halferty's were Farmers.

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Halferty Historical Records

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Halferty Life Expectancy

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