Nuffer Family History

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Nuffer Name Meaning

Swiss German: see Nufer. German: from a personal name derived from Onuphrius, name of a local saint.

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


Similar surnames: Huffer, Nufer, Duffer, Neuffer, Ruffer, Nuhfer, Haffer, Ufer, Kupfer

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Nuffer Family Origin

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Nuffer Family Occupations

What did your Nuffer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nuffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Nuffer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nuffer family was Butcher. Farmer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nuffer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%

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

Nuffer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nuffer Life Expectancy

What is the average Nuffer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Nuffer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nuffer in 1955 was 80, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nuffer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nuffer 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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