Naftzger Family History

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Naftzger Name Meaning

Variant of German Nafzger, a nickname for a 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: Naffziger, Nefzger, Nager, Natter, Katzer, Nester, Nafziger, Notter

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Naftzger Family Origin

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Naftzger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Retired Farmer

    10%
  • Day Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naftzger. A less common occupation for the Naftzger family was Farm Laborer. The most common Naftzger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Naftzger's were Farmers.

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Naftzger Historical Records

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Naftzger Life Expectancy

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