Taffe Family History

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Taffe Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Taaffe. Dutch and North German: probably from a pet nursery form of a Germanic personal name with the first element dag-, tag- ‘day’.

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


Similar surnames: Taaffe, Taff, Tagge, Taake, Tate, Tatge, Tade, Haffer, Naff, Tacke

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Taffe Family Origin

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Taffe Family Occupations

What did your Taffe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Taffe family was At Home. The most common Taffe occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Taffe's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Taffe.

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Taffe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Taffe Life Expectancy

What is the average Taffe lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Taffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Taffe in 1961 was 63, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taffe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taffe 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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