Gfeller Family History

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Gfeller Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a gorge, Middle High German gevelle, or a habitational name for someone from any of various places in Bavaria and Austria named from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Geller, Feller, Zeller, Beller, Speller, Galler, Seller, Felder

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Gfeller Family Origin

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Gfeller Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Housekeeper

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Gfeller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gfeller's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gfeller family was Housekeeper. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gfeller.

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Gfeller Historical Records

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Gfeller Life Expectancy

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