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Where is the Jeffs family from?
You can see how Jeffs families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jeffs family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Jeffs families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 2 Jeffs families living in New York. This was about 29% of all the recorded Jeffs's in the USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Jeffs families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jeffs surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jeffs. 20% of Jeffs men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Jeffs women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jeffs were Clerk and Secretary.