Mehaffie Family History

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Mehaffie Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and Irish Mahaffey.

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

Similar surnames: Mchaffie, Mehaffy, Mahaffy, Mehaffey, Mcaffee, Duffie, Mcduffee

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Mehaffie Family Origin

Where is the Mehaffie family from?

Mehaffie Family Occupations

What did your Mehaffie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mehaffie occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Mehaffie's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehaffie. A less common occupation for the Mehaffie family was Laborer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Mehaffie Historical Records

What Mehaffie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 660 census records available for the last name Mehaffie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehaffie 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Mehaffie. 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 148 military records available for the last name Mehaffie. For the veterans among your Mehaffie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mehaffie Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehaffie lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mehaffie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mehaffie in 1964 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehaffie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehaffie 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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