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Where is the Tufts family from?
You can see how Tufts families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tufts family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tufts families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 89 Tufts families living in Massachusetts. This was about 53% of all the recorded Tufts's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Tufts families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tufts surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tufts. 13% of Tufts men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Tufts women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tufts were Machinist and Teacher.