Nefzger Family History

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Nefzger Name Meaning

German: variant of 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: Naftzger, Nester, Netzer, Reffner, Metzger, Nesser, Necker, Geiger

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Nefzger Family Origin

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Nefzger Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • House Painter

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nefzger family was House Painter. The most common Nefzger occupation in the USA was Merchant. 50% of Nefzger's were Merchants. Merchant and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nefzger.

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Nefzger Historical Records

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Nefzger Life Expectancy

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