Naffziger Family History

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Naffziger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Nafzger, a nickname meaning ‘sleepyhead’, from a noun derivative of Middle High German nafzen ‘to take a nap’.

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


Similar surnames: Naftzger, Nefzger, Nafziger, Fatzinger, Nager, Naiser, Offner, Zaiger

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Naffziger Family Origin

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Naffziger Family Occupations

What did your Naffziger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Common Laborer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naffziger. The most common Naffziger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Naffziger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Naffziger family was Hotel Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Common Laborer

    11%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    11%
  • Hotel Keeper

    11%

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

Naffziger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Naffziger Life Expectancy

What is the average Naffziger lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Naffziger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Naffziger in 1945 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naffziger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Naffziger 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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