Kirchhofer Family History

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Kirchhofer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living near a churchyard, or habitational name for the proprietor or tenant of a farm named as ‘Church Farm’, from Middle High German kirche ‘church’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Kirchhoff, Kirchberg, Kirchner, Kirchmeier, Bircher, Freihofer

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Kirchhofer Family Origin

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Kirchhofer Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    29%
  • Baker

    14%
  • Druggist

    14%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    14%

In 1880, the most common Kirchhofer occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 29% of Kirchhofer's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Kirchhofer family was Dry Goods Merchant. Carpenter, Baker and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchhofer.

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Kirchhofer Historical Records

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Kirchhofer Life Expectancy

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