Kaufmann Family History

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Kaufmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a merchant or wholesaler (see Kaufer). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kaufman.

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


Similar surnames: Kaufman, Kauffmann, Kauffman, Kurman, Laufman, Baumann, Heumann

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Kaufmann Family Origin

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Kaufmann Family Occupations

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  • Agent For Firearms

    14%
  • Clothier (Tailor)

    14%
  • Commission Agent

    14%
  • Foreign Corresp.In Lace Manfg.

    14%

In 1881, Agent For Firearms, Clothier (Tailor) and Commission Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaufmann. A less common occupation for the Kaufmann family was Foreign Corresp.In Lace Manfg.. The most common Kaufmann occupation in the UK was Agent For Firearms. 14% of Kaufmann's were Agent For Firearmss.

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Kaufmann Historical Records

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Kaufmann Life Expectancy

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