Topf Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a potter from Middle High German topf(e) ‘pot’.

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


Similar surnames: Top, Kopf, Hopf, Zopf, Topp, Tropf, Zepf, Koff, Kops, Stapf

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Topf Family Origin

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Topf Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    17%
  • Gardener

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Letter Carrier

    17%

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In 1880, At Home, Gardener and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Topf. A less common occupation for the Topf family was Letter Carrier. The most common Topf occupation in the USA was At Home. 17% of Topf's were At Homes.

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Topf Historical Records

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Topf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Topf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Topf in 1965 was 63, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Topf

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