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Peifer Name Meaning

German (Rhine-Franconian): variant of Pfeiffer.

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


Similar surnames: Peiffer, Pfeifer, Pifer, Peiser, Seifer, Leifer, Peffer, Phifer

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Peifer Family Origin

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Peifer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%

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

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Peifer Historical Records

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Peifer Life Expectancy

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Famous Peifer Family

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