Tiffin Family History

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Tiffin Name Meaning

Northern English (border counties): variant of Tiffany.

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

Similar surnames: Diffin, Giffin, Giffen, Tifft, Filbin, Liff, Litwin, Toppin, Timmis

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Tiffin Family Origin

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Tiffin Family Occupations

What did your Tiffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tiffin. The most common Tiffin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Tiffin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tiffin family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Tailor


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

Tiffin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Tiffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tiffin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tiffin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Tiffin. For the veterans among your Tiffin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tiffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tiffin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Tiffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tiffin in 1953 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tiffin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tiffin 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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