Efird Family History

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Efird Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Efford, a habitational name from any of various places in Devon called Efford. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Effert or Evert. This is a common name in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Ford, Eid, Efurd, Elford, Bird, Record, Fish, Telford, Eber, Herd

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Efird Family Origin

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Efird Family Occupations

What did your Efird ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Efird. 17% of Efird men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Efird women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Efird were Salesman and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Knitter
    8%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    16%
  • Topper
    8%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Inspector
    5%

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

Efird Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Efird. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Efird 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 194 immigration records available for the last name Efird. 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 Efird. For the veterans among your Efird ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Efird Life Expectancy

What is the average Efird lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Efird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Efird in 1948 was 60, and 69 in 2004.

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