Barfknecht Family History

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Barfknecht Name Meaning

most probably a nickname from Middle Low German berve (bederve, modern bieder) ‘honest’, ‘trustworthy’ + knecht ‘vassal’, ‘man’, ‘servant’. alternatively perhaps a variant of Barbknecht, an occupational name or nickname for a barber’s assistant, from Barb(ier) ‘barber’ + knecht ‘servant’.

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

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Barfknecht Family Origin

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Barfknecht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    25%

In 1880, Farmer and Works In Saw Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Barfknecht. The most common Barfknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Barfknecht's were Farmers.

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Barfknecht Life Expectancy

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