Aliff Family History

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Aliff Name Meaning

English: variant of Ayliff(e), which is from a Middle English personal name. In most cases, this is Old Norse Eilífr ‘eternal life’, but it could also have absorbed the female name Ayleve (Old English Æ{dh}elgifu ‘noble gift’). It could also have absorbed a truncated form of Irish McAuliffe.

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

Similar surnames: Iliff, Elliff, Cliff, Oliff, Califf, Alff, Acuff, Griff, Alix, Luff

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Aliff Family Origin

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Aliff Family Occupations

What did your Aliff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Quarter Master S S Shrop Shire was the top reported job for people in the UK named Aliff.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Quarter Master S S Shrop Shire

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Aliff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Aliff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aliff 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 144 immigration records available for the last name Aliff. 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 Aliff. For the veterans among your Aliff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aliff Life Expectancy

What is the average Aliff lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Aliff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Aliff in 1950 was 19, and 69 in 2004.

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