Banfill Family History

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Banfill Name Meaning

Irish: variant of the Norman family name Banville (see Bonfield).

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

Similar surnames: Banfield, Banwell, Banville, Antill, Daniel, Dahill, Sandell, Baile

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Banfill Family Origin

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Banfill Family Occupations

What did your Banfill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Barristers Clerk, Brazier And Coppersmith and Cheesemonger were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banfill. The most common Banfill occupation in the UK was Barristers Clerk. 17% of Banfill's were Barristers Clerks. A less common occupation for the Banfill family was Copper Smith.

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  • Barristers Clerk

  • Brazier And Coppersmith

  • Cheesemonger

  • Copper Smith


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

Banfill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Banfill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banfill 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 229 immigration records available for the last name Banfill. 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 382 military records available for the last name Banfill. For the veterans among your Banfill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banfill Life Expectancy

What is the average Banfill lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Banfill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Banfill in 1959 was 52, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banfill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Banfill 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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