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Pelzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a furrier, from an agent derivative Middle High German bellez ‘fur’.

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


Similar surnames: Belzer, Polzer, Peller, Selzler, Herzer, Pelter, Seltzer, Meltzer

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Pelzer Family Origin

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Pelzer Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelzer. The most common Pelzer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Pelzer's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Pelzer family was Barber.

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Pelzer Historical Records

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Pelzer Life Expectancy

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