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Sharff Family Origin

Where is the Sharff family from?

Sharff Family Occupations

What did your Sharff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sharff family was Carpenter. The most common Sharff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Sharff's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharff.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Sharff Historical Records

What Sharff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sharff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharff 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 Sharff

Passenger List

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

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Sharff Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharff lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sharff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sharff in 1959 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sharff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharff 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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