Nanfelt Family History

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Nanfelt 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: Nansel, Daniel, Mansell, Mandel, Angel, Tafel, Mantel, Bandel, Sandel

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Nanfelt Family Origin

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Nanfelt Family Occupations

What did your Nanfelt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nanfelt. 34% of Nanfelt men worked as a Clerk and 50% of Nanfelt women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nanfelt were Machinist and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    34%
  • Lithographer
    34%
  • Machinist
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Stenographer
    50%

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

Nanfelt Historical Records

What Nanfelt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 64 census records available for the last name Nanfelt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanfelt 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Nanfelt. 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 11 military records available for the last name Nanfelt. For the veterans among your Nanfelt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanfelt Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanfelt lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Nanfelt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nanfelt in 1970 was 79, and 87 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanfelt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanfelt 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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