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Eifert Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Agafrid, composed of the Germanic elements agi ‘point (of a sword)’ + frid ‘peace’.

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


Similar surnames: Eilert, Eisert, Neifert, Elbert, Libert, Reinert, Meffert, Seifert

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Eifert Family Origin

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Eifert Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Eifert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Eifert's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eifert. A less common occupation for the Eifert family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Eifert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eifert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eifert 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Eifert. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Eifert. For the veterans among your Eifert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eifert Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Eifert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eifert in 1955 was 25, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eifert 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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