Knipfer Family History

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Knipfer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a knitter, net maker, or button maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German knüpfen ‘to tie or knot’.

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

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Knipfer Family Origin

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Knipfer Family Occupations

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  • Bartender

    17%
  • Brick Maker

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Furniture Finisher

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knipfer family was Furniture Finisher. The most common Knipfer occupation in the USA was Bartender. 17% of Knipfer's were Bartenders. Bartender, Brick Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knipfer.

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Knipfer Historical Records

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Knipfer Life Expectancy

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