Nanfeldt Family History

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Nanfeldt Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Affeldt, Langfeldt, Neufeldt, Hofeldt, Banfield, Canfield, Neufeld

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Nanfeldt Family Origin

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Nanfeldt Family Occupations

What did your Nanfeldt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nanfeldt. 20% of Nanfeldt men worked as a Carpenter and 34% of Nanfeldt women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nanfeldt were Stock Shaper and Tester

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Managersalesman
  • Poultry Salesman
  • Stock Shaper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Teacher
  • Tester

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

Nanfeldt Historical Records

What Nanfeldt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 75 census records available for the last name Nanfeldt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanfeldt 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Nanfeldt. 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 35 military records available for the last name Nanfeldt. For the veterans among your Nanfeldt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanfeldt Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanfeldt lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1999, in the United States, Nanfeldt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Nanfeldt in 1965 was 81, and 90 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanfeldt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanfeldt 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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