Yaffe Family History

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Yaffe Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Jaffe.

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


Similar surnames: Yoffe, Yaffee, Taffe, Jaffe, Joffe, Ioffe, Saffer, Jaffa, Jaffee

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Yaffe Family Origin

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Yaffe Family Occupations

What did your Yaffe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Waterproof Garment Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Yaffe. 8% of Yaffe men worked as a Waterproof Garment Maker and 39% of Yaffe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yaffe were Buyer Of Scrap Jewelling and Comptometer Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Waterproof Garment Maker
    8%
  • Merchant Tailor (own
    6%
  • Boot Repairer
    3%
  • Buyer Of Scrap Jewelling
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    39%
  • Hat Machinist
    6%
  • Clerk
    3%
  • Comptometer Operator
    3%

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

Yaffe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yaffe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yaffe 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 Yaffe. 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 659 military records available for the last name Yaffe. For the veterans among your Yaffe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yaffe Life Expectancy

What is the average Yaffe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Yaffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Yaffe in 1953 was 65, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yaffe

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