Affeldt Family History

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Affeldt Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for a person living in a distant area of open country, from Middle Low German af ‘away’, ‘off’ + velt ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Hofeldt, Misfeldt, Feld, Zufelt, Seefeldt, Felde, Fields, Imfeld

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Affeldt Family Origin

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Affeldt Family Occupations

What did your Affeldt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Affeldt. The most common Affeldt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Affeldt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Affeldt family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Bartender

    8%
  • Book Keeper

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Affeldt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Affeldt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Affeldt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Affeldt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Affeldt. For the veterans among your Affeldt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Affeldt Life Expectancy

What is the average Affeldt lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Affeldt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Affeldt in 1952 was 23, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Affeldt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Affeldt ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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