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Haffel Family History

Haffel Name 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: Raffel, Haffer, Heffel, Saffel, Haffey, Tafel, Hamel, Hassel, Hazel

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Where is the Haffel family from?

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

What did your Haffel ancestors do for a living?

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

What Haffel family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 219 census records available for the last name Haffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haffel 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 42 immigration records available for the last name Haffel. 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 33 military records available for the last name Haffel. For the veterans among your Haffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haffel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1984, in the United States, Haffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Haffel in 1964 was 71, and 70 in 1984.

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