Ufer Family History

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Ufer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived on the bank or shore of a river, lake, or sea, late Middle High German uover, Middle Low German over, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, two examples of which are found in Austria and one in Germany, near Cologne.

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

Similar surnames: Uber, Eder, Buser, Lier, Rufer, Urfer, Fey, Zuber, Eber, Meer

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Ufer Family Origin

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Ufer Family Occupations

What did your Ufer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Examiner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ufer. 9% of Ufer men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Ufer women worked as an Examiner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ufer were Foreman and Book Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Examiner
  • Typist
  • Artist
  • Book Work

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ufer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ufer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ufer 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Ufer. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Ufer. For the veterans among your Ufer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ufer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ufer lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ufer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ufer in 1960 was 61, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ufer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ufer 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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