Nafe Family History

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Nafe Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Neff or Näve (see Neve). Tongan: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Nave, Nace, Naff, Nale, Namey, Nase, Nate, Naze, Rape, Bale

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Nafe Family Origin

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Nafe Family Occupations

What did your Nafe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nafe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Nafe's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nafe. A less common occupation for the Nafe family was Laborer At Brick F..

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Blacksmith

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer At Brick F.

    8%

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Nafe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nafe Life Expectancy

What is the average Nafe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nafe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Nafe in 1953 was 56, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nafe 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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