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Vafi Family History

Vafi 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: Vari, Safi, Cai, Maki, Kai, Mari, Vara, Bai, Ali, Vas

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Where is the Vafi family from?

You can see how Vafi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vafi family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Vafi family living in Ross and Cromarty. This was 100% of all the recorded Vafi's in Scotland. Ross and Cromarty had the highest population of Vafi families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vafi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vafi ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 6 census records available for the last name Vafi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vafi 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Vafi. 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 Vafi. For the veterans among your Vafi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vafi lifespan?

Between 1995 and 2002, in the United States, Vafi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vafi in 1995 was 59, and 63 in 2002.

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