Kaffenberger Family History

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Kaffenberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a minor place called Kaffenberg, named with southern German dialect kapf ‘mountain top’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Poffenberger, Katzenberger, Kallenberg, Offenberger, Hohenberger

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Kaffenberger Family Origin

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Kaffenberger Family Occupations

What did your Kaffenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kaffenberger family was Cooper. Baker, Barber and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaffenberger. The most common Kaffenberger occupation in the USA was Baker. 10% of Kaffenberger's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

    10%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Cigar Maker

    10%
  • Cooper

    10%

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

Kaffenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kaffenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaffenberger 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 Kaffenberger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Kaffenberger. For the veterans among your Kaffenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaffenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaffenberger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kaffenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Kaffenberger in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaffenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaffenberger 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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