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Hafley Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Haefele .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Haifley, Magley, Hafler, Hanley, Hefley, Harley, Galley, Shadley

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Where is the Hafley family from?

You can see how Hafley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hafley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hafley families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 6 Hafley families living in Lancashire. This was about 40% of all the recorded Hafley's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Hafley families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hafley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hafley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Hafley. 100% of Hafley 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
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hafley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hafley 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Hafley. 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 697 military records available for the last name Hafley. For the veterans among your Hafley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hafley lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hafley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hafley in 1957 was 47, and 68 in 2004.

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