Jeffers Family History

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Jeffers Name Meaning

English: variant of Jefferson.

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

Similar surnames: Jefferis, Jeffery, Leffers, Peffers, Jefferys, Peffer, Jeffres

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Jeffers Family Origin

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Jeffers Family Occupations

What did your Jeffers ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jeffers. 17% of Jeffers men worked as a General Labourer and 74% of Jeffers women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jeffers were Police Constable and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Minister Of Religion
  • Police Constable

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Household Duties

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

Jeffers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 72,000 census records available for the last name Jeffers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jeffers 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Jeffers. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Jeffers. For the veterans among your Jeffers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jeffers Life Expectancy

What is the average Jeffers lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Jeffers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jeffers in 1944 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeffers 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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