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Yavanoff Family History

Yavanoff 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: Ivanoff, Evanoff, Davidoff, Danoff, Romanoff, Granoff, Tarnoff

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Where is the Yavanoff family from?

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

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

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Census Records

There are 9 census records available for the last name Yavanoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yavanoff 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Yavanoff. 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 3 military records available for the last name Yavanoff. For the veterans among your Yavanoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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