Soffa Family History

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Soffa Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Soha, Sopha, Goff, Baffa, Sousa, Sosna, Socha, Socia, Hoffa, Buffa

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Soffa Family Origin

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Soffa Family Occupations

What did your Soffa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Soffa. 12% of Soffa men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Soffa women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Soffa were Proprietor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Painter
    6%
  • Proprietor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    16%
  • Assembling
    6%
  • Bench Work
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Soffa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 804 census records available for the last name Soffa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soffa 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Soffa. 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 183 military records available for the last name Soffa. For the veterans among your Soffa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soffa Life Expectancy

What is the average Soffa lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Soffa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Soffa in 1954 was 60, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soffa

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