Keffer Family History

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Keffer Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname meaning ‘bug’ or ‘beetle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kiefer, Keifer, Keyser, Peffer, Keber, Kemper, Kemner, Kelner

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Keffer Family Origin

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Keffer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keffer family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keffer. The most common Keffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Keffer's were Farmers.

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Keffer Historical Records

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Keffer Life Expectancy

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