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Origins of the Jeffres surname

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About the Jeffreses

We have a total number of 541 records for people with the last name Jeffres.

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Where do most Jeffreses live?

In 1921, most Jeffreses lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Jeffreses

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We have 421 records for the Jeffres surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Jeffreses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Jeffres first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Jeffreses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Jeffreses in 1921


House Servant


Domestic Servant


Artificial Flower Maker


Bread Maker


Common Male occupations for Jeffreses in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer






Farm Labourer


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