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Klepfer Family History

Klepfer Name Meaning
see Klopfer.(southern Germany and Tyrol) variant spelling of Klapfer, a topographic name, from an agent derivative of Middle High German klapf ‘rock’.

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

12,329 Historical Documents with Klepfer on Ancestry.com
2,916 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
328 Military Records
59 Immigration Records
1,849 Census and Voter Lists
7,177 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Klepfer Families

  • Number of Klepfer families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Klepfer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Klepfer census records

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Klepfer Family Origin

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Klepfer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Klepfer

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Klepfer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Klepfer census records

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Klepfer Civil War Service Records

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