Opfer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Opfer ‘sacrifice’.

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

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Opfer Family Origin

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Opfer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Teamster

    15%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Opfer. The most common Opfer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Opfer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Opfer family was Clerk In Store.

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Opfer Historical Records

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Opfer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Opfer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Opfer in 1960 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Opfer

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