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Mefferd Family Origin

Where is the Mefferd family from?

Mefferd Family Occupations

What did your Mefferd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mefferd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Mefferd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mefferd family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mefferd.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Engineer

  • Keeping House


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

Mefferd Historical Records

What Mefferd family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mefferd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mefferd 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 93 immigration records available for the last name Mefferd. 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 341 military records available for the last name Mefferd. For the veterans among your Mefferd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mefferd Life Expectancy

What is the average Mefferd lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Mefferd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mefferd in 1946 was 55, and 42 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mefferd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mefferd 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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