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Ahfeld Family History

Ahfeld 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: Shield, Feld, Held, Rehfeld, Apfel, Ashfield, Affeldt, Imfeld, Ahmed

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Where is the Ahfeld family from?

You can see how Ahfeld families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ahfeld family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Ahfeld family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Ahfeld's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Ahfeld families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ahfeld surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ahfeld ancestors do for a living?

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

What Ahfeld family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 28 census records available for the last name Ahfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahfeld 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Ahfeld. 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 10 military records available for the last name Ahfeld. For the veterans among your Ahfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ahfeld lifespan?

Average Ahfeld life expectancy in 1980 was 97 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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