Breitenfeldt Family History

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Breitenfeldt Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places meaning ‘broad, open pasture’.

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


Similar surnames: Reinfeld, Breitenbach, Greenfield, Weinfeld, Lichtenfeld, Neuenfeldt

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Breitenfeldt Family Origin

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Breitenfeldt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Machinist

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Breitenfeldt family was Shoemaker. The most common Breitenfeldt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Breitenfeldt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breitenfeldt.

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Breitenfeldt Historical Records

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Breitenfeldt Life Expectancy

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