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Odaffer Family History

Odaffer 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: Duffer, Offer, Jaffer, Daffern, Saffer, Haffer, Modafferi, Shaffer

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Where is the Odaffer family from?

You can see how Odaffer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Odaffer family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Odaffer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Odaffer family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Odaffer's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Odaffer families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Odaffer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Odaffer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Odaffer. 50% of Odaffer men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Odaffer women worked as a Waitress. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    100%
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Census Records

There are 634 census records available for the last name Odaffer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Odaffer 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 Odaffer. 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 104 military records available for the last name Odaffer. For the veterans among your Odaffer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Odaffer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Odaffer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Odaffer in 1963 was 59, and 86 in 2004.

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