Kieffer Family History

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Kieffer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kiefer.

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


Similar surnames: Kiefer, Kiefner, Kifer, Sheffer, Keiffer, Keefner, Siefer, Feffer

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Kieffer Family Origin

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Kieffer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kieffer family was Farming. The most common Kieffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kieffer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kieffer.

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Kieffer Historical Records

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Kieffer Life Expectancy

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