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Huffer Name Meaning

English: possibly an unflattering nickname for a boastful, swaggering person (one who huffs and puffs). German (Hüffer): from the Germanic personal name Hugifrid, composed of hug ‘head’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + frid ‘peace’. North German (Hüffer): status name for a prosperous small farmer. Compare South German Huber. German: probably an American spelling of Hof or Hoff.

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


Similar surnames: Duffer, Haffer, Hupfer, Nuffer, Huger, Huff, Hummer, Hoffert, Ruffer

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Huffer Family Origin

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Huffer Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    19%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Ag Labourer

    2%
  • Agr Lab

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Huffer family was Agr Lab. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huffer. The most common Huffer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 19% of Huffer's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Huffer Historical Records

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Huffer Life Expectancy

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