Klopfenstein Family History

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Klopfenstein Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a quarryman or stone mason, from klopfen ‘(to) strike or knock’ + Stein ‘stone’, literally ‘strike the stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenstein, Klipstein, Lowenstein, Katzenstein, Goldenstein

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Klopfenstein Family Origin

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Klopfenstein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm

    6%
  • Farms

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klopfenstein family was Farms. The most common Klopfenstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Klopfenstein's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klopfenstein.

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Klopfenstein Historical Records

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Klopfenstein Life Expectancy

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