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Aifsten Family History

Aifsten 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: Arfsten, Haisten, Austen, Kirsten, Austin, Alston, Kasten, Osten

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Where is the Aifsten family from?

You can see how Aifsten families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aifsten family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Aifsten family living in Washington. This was 100% of all the recorded Aifsten's in USA. Washington had the highest population of Aifsten families in 1880.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Aifsten ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 1 census records available for the last name Aifsten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aifsten 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Aifsten. 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 1 military records available for the last name Aifsten. For the veterans among your Aifsten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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