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Peffer Name Meaning

variant of German Pfeffer. English: metonymic occupational name or nickname from Anglo-Norman French pivre ‘pepper’ (see Pepper).

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

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Peffer Family Origin

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Peffer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peffer. The most common Peffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Peffer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peffer family was Blacksmith.

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Peffer Life Expectancy

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