Toepfer Family History

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Toepfer Name Meaning

German (Töpfer): occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware pots, from an agent derivative of Middle High German topf(e) ‘pot’, ‘vessel’ (first attested in the 12th century, and at first found only in the eastern German dialects).

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


Similar surnames: Hopfer, Tepper, Depner, Tretter, Lepper, Klepfer, Hoepfner, Tupper

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Toepfer Family Origin

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Toepfer Family Occupations

What did your Toepfer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Toepfer occupation in the UK was Manager Hardware. 50% of Toepfer's were Manager Hardwares. Manager Hardware and Pianist Music were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Toepfer.

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  • Manager Hardware

    50%
  • Pianist Music

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Toepfer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Toepfer Historical Records

What Toepfer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Toepfer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toepfer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Toepfer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Toepfer. For the veterans among your Toepfer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toepfer Life Expectancy

What is the average Toepfer lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Toepfer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Toepfer in 1942 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toepfer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Toepfer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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