Lafoe Family History

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Lafoe Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Laube, Laske, Larue, Lacoe, Lafoy, Lause, Lamme, Laine, Lage, Lame

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Lafoe Family Origin

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Lafoe Family Occupations

What did your Lafoe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lafoe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Lafoe's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafoe. A less common occupation for the Lafoe family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Hotel Keeper

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%

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

Lafoe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lafoe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafoe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lafoe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lafoe. 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 Lafoe. For the veterans among your Lafoe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lafoe Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafoe lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lafoe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Lafoe in 1962 was 75, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lafoe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lafoe 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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