Jeffus Family History

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Jeffus Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Jeffs.

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


Similar surnames: Jeffs, Jeff, Leffew, Jesus, Jeffrey, Dreyfus, Jeffres, Jeffers

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Jeffus Family Origin

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Jeffus Family Occupations

What did your Jeffus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jeffus family was Laborer. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jeffus. The most common Jeffus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Jeffus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Jeffus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jeffus Life Expectancy

What is the average Jeffus lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Jeffus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Jeffus in 1958 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jeffus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeffus 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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