Pefley Family History

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Pefley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pfäffle (see Peffley).

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


Similar surnames: Peffley, Perley, Hefley, Kealey, Pealer, Fegley, Henley, Powley

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Pefley Family Origin

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Pefley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Day Laborer

    7%
  • Dealer In Farm Implt

    7%
  • Housework

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pefley family was Housework. Farmer, Day Laborer and Dealer In Farm Implt were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pefley. The most common Pefley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Pefley's were Farmers.

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Pefley Historical Records

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Pefley Life Expectancy

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