History of your Surname
Get access to Aiffling family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Aiffling Family History

Aiffling 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: Mifflin, Billing, Ayling, Kiesling, Alling, Hoefling, Niebling

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Aiffling family from?

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

What did your Aiffling ancestors do for a living?

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

What Aiffling family records will you find?

Census Records

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

Search Australian census records for Aiffling

Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Aiffling. 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.

View all Aiffling immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Aiffling. For the veterans among your Aiffling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Aiffling military records

You've only scratched the surface of Aiffling family history

Discover More

What is the average Aiffling lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Aiffling family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Aiffling last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial