Nufer Family History

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Nufer Name Meaning

Swiss German (also Nüfer): nickname from Swiss German nuefer ‘cheerful’, ‘lively’, ‘active’.

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


Similar surnames: Rufer, Nuffer, Uber, Ufer, Buser, Nuber, Laufer, Zuber, Huffer, Naser

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Nufer Family Origin

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Nufer Family Occupations

What did your Nufer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nufer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Nufer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nufer. A less common occupation for the Nufer family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Nufer Historical Records

What Nufer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nufer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nufer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Nufer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nufer. 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 Nufer. For the veterans among your Nufer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nufer Life Expectancy

What is the average Nufer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Nufer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Nufer in 1963 was 69, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nufer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nufer 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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