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Vafier Family History

Vafier 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: Safier, Vanier, Lanier, Venier, Napier, Javier, Hafner, Manier, Wafer

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Where is the Vafier family from?

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

What did your Vafier ancestors do for a living?

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

What Vafier family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 6 census records available for the last name Vafier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vafier 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Vafier. 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 14 military records available for the last name Vafier. For the veterans among your Vafier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vafier lifespan?

Between 1966 and 1986, in the United States, Vafier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Vafier in 1966 was 48, and 63 in 1986.

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