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Aff Family History

Aff Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Gaff, Alf, Off, Haff, Raff, Naff, Taff, Paff, Alff, Fu

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Where is the Aff family from?

You can see how Aff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aff family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Aff families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 3 Aff families living in Gloucestershire. This was 100% of all the recorded Aff's in United Kingdom. Gloucestershire had the highest population of Aff families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Aff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Aff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Aff. 100% of Aff women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 162 immigration records available for the last name Aff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Aff. For the veterans among your Aff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aff lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2000, in the United States, Aff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Aff in 1959 was 54, and 89 in 2000.

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