Loeffler Family History

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Loeffler Name Meaning

German (Löffler) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker or seller of spoons, from an agent derivative of Middle High German leffel, löffel ‘spoon’. In the Middle Ages spoons were normally carved from wood, or more rarely from bone or horn.

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


Similar surnames: Leffler, Loeffel, Leffel, Loffler, Hoeffner, Sheffler, Hoefler

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Loeffler Family Origin

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Loeffler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loeffler family was Butcher. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loeffler. The most common Loeffler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Loeffler's were Farmers.

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Loeffler Historical Records

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Loeffler Life Expectancy

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